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Lonesome Dove - 5.5

Average Rating = 1.00/5 Average Rating : 1.00 out of 5
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A few hard-to-find bolts of dubious ancestry (some downright frightening) and a few tied-off knobs
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 1.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 2.00/5


A one-and-a-quarter pitch climb up the slabbiest part of The Frog, which faces The Hand. Routefinding is tricky. Expect to pull down large chunks of rock, especially if you get off route. A helmet for both climber and belayer is absolutely required for an attempt on this scary climb. Bring narrow-nosed caribiners for the tiny holes in the homemade bolt hangers as well. Don't fall!

Submitted by: anson on 2005-05-12
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Route ID: 66506

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: anson on 2005-01-17 (View Climbing Log)

1 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

The route was very scary. I pulled rock down at least three times, and after I was unable to find the anchors, I had to rely on tied-off knobs and a body belay for my second. I wouldn't recommend this route to anyone.

Added: 2005-01-17