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Black Direct - 5.10d

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (5)
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Rock (Sport)
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Approach pitch heads up 4th class on white rock to a ledge with a large boulder. The route climbs the face through well protected cruxes left of Suicide Direct. This is a good route. bring two ropes to rap from the Suicide Rap station.

Descent Options:

dbl rope rap

Submitted by: climblouisiana on 2007-03-05
Last Modified: 2008-06-30
Views: 1534
Route ID: 22709

5 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: sonso45 on 2014-11-26 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fixed bad bolt

We climbed and fixed the bolt. Someone added bolts to Suicide Direct (route just to the right of this one) and their first one can be clipped to add another bolt to my route; just use a long sling.

Added: 2014-11-27

  Safety Rating PG13
Red Point Red Point ascent by: bausom on 2007-10-14 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars -


Added: 2008-02-08

Red Point Red Point ascent by: freefall_jay on 2006-08-26 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

No comment

Added: 2006-08-26

Onsight Onsight ascent by: fearlessclimber on 2006-02-13 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

went back here after i said i would never come back and did this scary route, badly exposed bolt

Witnessed by: kyle
Added: 2006-02-13

Red Point Red Point ascent by: sonso45 on 1993-10-18 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

First two bolts ground up and rapped the last ones. Dave Black recommended it, hence the name is from the water streak and him. easy and runout at top.

Added: 1993-10-18