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The Flumes - 5.8

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Rock (Sport)
G
2
bolts are in place, solid chain anchors are located at the top of both pitches
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

This is a seperate formation from the Balconies. There is now a seperate section in the routes database for this. There are many seperate routes on this face. The old guidebook only lists 3 or 4. The new guidebook has twelve. All of which have multi pitch options Rating go from 5.6 up to 5.10a. The rock was free from moss or moisture, but some spots were crumbly

Descent Options:

At the top of each pitch there are good solid metal chain anchors in place to rap down from. There is also a walk off the back from the top pitches only.

Submitted by: rightwingdave on 2008-03-26
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Route ID: 86741

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: rightwingdave on 2007-05-18 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Flumes Pinacles

Nice Sport route on West side of Pinnacles, not much gear needed. Multi pitch route.

Added: 2007-06-25