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Swept Away - 5.11a

Average Rating = 4.20/5 Average Rating : 4.20 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (8)
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Rock (Trad)
PG13
2
5 bolts; 1 fixed pin; Several thin to 1"
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality 4.50/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5

Description:

Start at base of the buttress at the south end of Echo Rock. Pitch 1: Head up slab, toward a roof, then head left on west side of buttress along thin crack to face past 3 bolts to a 2 bolt belay(5.10a). Pitch 2: Head left to a bolt, then up into a small corner, above, head left and up to a dike, the right to a 2 bolt anchor (5.11a). 95+ foot rap from top of 2nd pitch.

Submitted by: artm on 2007-02-27
Last Modified: 2007-03-12
Views: 999
Route ID: 13472

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8 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: snoopy138 on 2016-01-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars fun

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Added: 2016-02-12

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: snowey on 2009-01-31 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars fantastic route

got on this with Kostas. I led the first pitch and he led the (crux) second with both of us following clean. Awesome route!

Added: 2009-02-02

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: bennydh on 2008-10-19 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun Route

This is a quality route, with great moves. Crux is controlled with no hard moves.

Added: 2008-11-03

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: Einstein on 2006-11-15 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Beautiful

Heady, aesthetic? I agree. Near the top of the Top Ten list for JTree.

Added: 2007-06-01

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: franzr on 2006-11-27 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Top ten Josh route

This route is a masterpiece--the position, rock and moves are perfect.

Added: 2007-04-26

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