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The Sheltering Sky - 5.10c

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


Up the center of the formation.

Submitted by: rbolton on 2005-04-26
Views: 841
Route ID: 41282

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: byran on 2009-06-07 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Sheltering Sky

Not quite the 5 star climb I was expecting. The route follows a somewhat inobvious line, rather than attack a line of weakness such as a ramp system or waterstreak. There's nothing really to make this line stand out from the climbing 10 feet to the right or left. And this knobby shit just plain hurts. Hurts the fingers, hurts the feet - a hanging belay never looked so comfy. The last two pitches were more enjoyable because they're easier and less painful. It gets a star for good rock, a star for good pro, and a star for good exposure.

Added: 2009-06-17