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Single Lens Reflex - 5.10a

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 50
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Submitted by: rrradam on 2001-11-03
Views: 701
Route ID: 6514

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: stamplis on 2008-02-07 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars _

Dihedral gets harder towards the top - I found it hard to hang out and place gear. I couldn't find any bolts on top so I traversed left to Stoner's Boner anchors.

Added: 2008-04-07

  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: azrockclimber on 2003-01-05 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars love chimney rock

solid climb

Added: 2007-01-05

Onsight Onsight ascent by: mandrake on 2005-02-27 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

What a route: great gear, fun climbing. The anchors marked in the guidebook have been chopped (WTF?). So, you get to the same ledge as the centerpiece topout and you have a choice: continue up or set an anchor and then traverse over left. I chose to keep going, and the gear thinned out considerably and the climbing got harder than 10- (IMO). Ended up traversing right and going to a tree and then doing some shenanigans to get off. I'd recommend setting an anchor on the centerpiece ledge (where the chopped anchor is/was) and then walk/traverse over left to get off. The route itself, though more continuous, has no moves as hard as the cruxes of crows nest. Standard rack, I'd bring an extra yellow tcu.

Added: 2005-02-27