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First Impressions - 5.10c

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Offwidth crack, Bring a couple 4 - 4.5 Camalot size pieces (old sizes), and a few finger to hand size pieces for the traverse. Gear belay.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

Short climb located on the back East side of Gardener's Wall, Start with 40 feet of straight-forward, and awkward off-width climbing in the 5.8-9 range. Either exit straight up through a chimney, or traverse out left on a steep horizontal 5.10 hand and finger crack.

Descent Options:

Walk off on the back side or two rope rappel at hanging gardens.

Submitted by: Peterslug on 2012-12-18
Last Modified: 2013-01-06
Views: 200
Route ID: 113156

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: Peterslug on 2012-12-02 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Off Width

Crazy heel toe action.

Added: 2012-12-18