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Orange Crush - 5.9 popular

Average Rating = 4.60/5 Average Rating : 4.60 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 9
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (83)
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14 bolts
90
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.24/5
  Rock Quality 4.66/5
  Scenery 4.84/5
  Fun Factor 4.61/5

Description:

Moderate route, with great pro (you need 14 QD's + 2 for anchors), climb up arete. One hell of a view!

Submitted by: arostecrux on 2004-06-03
Views: 2175
Route ID: 29545

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83 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: doctor_jimmy on 2014-07-05 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Great view

Routes like this are why people climb. Must do

Added: 2014-07-07

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: saint_john on 2013-03-09 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Best 5.9 I've ever been on

I lead the route but had to take to figure out the tricky crux. Once you're past the crux it's smooth sailing to the anchors. This is a fantastic route and a must-do for anyone projecting 5.9/10s. As others have said, the view from the top is amazing.

Added: 2013-03-18

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: sparkysfd on 2012-10-18 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Lead It !

Climbed this route a year ago on toprope. Lead it today! Lots of fun.

Added: 2012-10-18

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: BenWlson on 2012-05-27 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Beautiful view

Nice crux early.. Then easy jugs to the top. Best view at the ranch.

Added: 2012-06-22

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Scenery
Onsight Onsight ascent by: jptencio on 2012-05-27 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Great view!! great climb!...i think it;s HCRs tallest climb

Added: 2012-06-21

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