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Pillbox Crack - 5.5

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Average Rating : 3.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 49
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Trad)
Trad, with very good nuts and cams placements all the way through
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Get inside that chimney and go all the way to the top!

Descent Options:

From the top, you can belay from a (somewhat small) bush-ish tree. Go right and walk along the top rim up about 100m to the obvious big rock where you will find a good rappel station.

Submitted by: Superpedro on 2011-05-02
Views: 1271
Route ID: 108566

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: el_pirata on 2012-03-25 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars cool climb

i built a trad anchor at the ledge up top. that "belay tree" is a bit sketchy for a good anchor.

Added: 2012-03-25

  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Superpedro on 2011-05-01 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Chimney all the way to a great view!

I took over Nico who stopped at the Nailbox Crack belay. It is all trad, good placements, but it is always good sometimes to put 2 pieces together to make a solid point once in a while.
Not as easy at is seems. It is a great climb so, and you go to the top, so you have an awesome view!

Added: 2011-05-02