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The Gag - 5.10d

Average Rating = 2.50/5 Average Rating : 2.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Trad) (Sport)
Difficult to protect, use micro cams at bottom, mid size after bolts and #3 or 4 at top, also has two bolts.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 2.50/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


next line to the right of "Auto Cream" a very thin -left angling- seam, providing no opportunities for jambs or protection at the bottom, virtually a face climb until after the second (and last) bolt. Afterwords it widen to allow fingers and hands and some pro. Towards the top the grade lightens up and the crack becomes a wide "U" shaped valley, unprotected except with larger cams. Anchor off Auto Cream Bolts. a difficult route.

Descent Options:

rap or walk the trail

Submitted by: mooredesign13 on 2009-05-10
Views: 596
Route ID: 99401

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Croux on 2011-02-26 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Spicy!

Tricky moves to the bolts. Get in the crack, plug two iffy cams then run 10-20 ft to the top. Spicy.

Added: 2011-02-26

  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: mooredesign13 on 2009-05-09 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars sparse

the first bolt is a ways off the ground with a crap landing, and the upper part is difficult to protect... i ended up running it out from the end of the crack about 20 feet to the top on two pieces of junk gear... climber be warned. while the climb is not technically more difficult than the 11a beside it, it does feel more so if on lead

Added: 2009-05-10