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Batso's Revenge - 5.8

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Trad, hand sized pieces. Two hanging belays (2 bolts each).
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.60/5
  Scenery 4.80/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

Pitch one: Climb the handcrack that splits the back center of the Amphitheater. 12 feet leads to roof. Undercling or jam roof for about 15 feet, transition to bomber liebacking in dihedral or awkward hand jams. 25 ft. to anchors. Pitch two follows beautiful handcrack in dihedral. End at roof, or (pitch 3) top out.

Submitted by: talons05 on 2002-12-29
Views: 1598
Route ID: 29725

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: pspnevo3 on 2016-04-09 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Favorite out there!

I followed P1 and onsighted P2.

Gear:
P1: 0.5 - 4 or 5, doubles of at least #2. Wild overhanging 5.9 through roofs with a little choss in the middle.
P2: 0.3 - 3, doubles or triples of 0.3 - 0.5. Stellar 5.10a laybacking corner finger crack on perfect rock.

Added: 2016-04-12

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ClimbitToday on 2016-02-12 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Best 5.9 ANYWHERE!

Great position, exposed and bullet hard stone!

Added: 2016-02-19

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: A-Bowl on 2007-10-24 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Best route ive done in Arkansas

beautiful

Added: 2008-10-24

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: xclimber on 1986-06-09 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Arkansas' Finest

This route has it all. Not to be missed.

Added: 2007-06-09

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: madflash on 2007-02-09 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Beautiful line...Feels like alpine baby

Onsighted first 2 pitches in one long pitch...Bring lotsa runners, space your gear or back clean as you go. It was slightly above freezing and felt like we were in the mtns.

Added: 2007-02-21

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