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The Prospect - 5.11a

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 3
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Paul Wharton, Steve Garvey, 1988
Rock (Trad)
2 bolts, wires, small-med. cams
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


Begin just L of Cheese Pit Blues. Up steep face past bolts L to crack through small roof (crux) continue up crack to belay. Note, this route appears as "Unknown #3" on pages 37 (description) and 38 (picture) of Alaska Rock Climbing Guide copyright 2009. On first ascent we graded this 5.11. The Alaska Rock Climbing Guide rates it at 5.10c.

Descent Options:

Rappel from top of Cornish Head

Submitted by: Paul_W on 2010-09-17
Views: 257
Route ID: 106649

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Paul_W on 1988-06-15 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars notes on FA

Steve led the first bit and put in a bolt then lowered off. I got to do the crux. fun day!

Added: 2010-10-15