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Third Time's a Charm - 5.10b

Average Rating = 3.40/5 Average Rating : 3.40 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.50/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.50/5


Face/crack P1, and Left facing dihedral w/ some face P2.

Submitted by: rrradam on 2003-01-27
Last Modified: 2006-12-17
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Route ID: 31436

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  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2012-02-16 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Third Time's a Charm

Do it as a single pitch. Best route on the tower by far. The crux is full on at this grade. More like 5.10+ if you can nail it, I fell the first time. Bolt protects the crux move for me. My parnter thought the crux was below it. Either way, a few hard slabby moves gets you to a great hand jug. The more interesting finish is up and right vs the 5th class left. The first half of the climbing is quick and easy getting to that bolt.

Added: 2012-02-20

  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: cobbledik on 2011-10-23 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars -

Easier when in shade (duh)

Added: 2011-10-23

  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: steple on 2011-03-14 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Beautiful.

For me the crux was after the bolt, on which I took a fall. Changing back from face to crack was the problem (not enough crack experience). Followed the second pitch, for which we went right, which is not the original second pitch, I think.

Added: 2011-03-25

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ab_love on 2006-12-19 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars One of my favorites of the trip!

no comment

Added: 2008-11-19

  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
Onsight Onsight ascent by: fearlessclimber on 2008-03-17 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Crux before the bolt

Good climb but not sustained, one move wonder before the bolt protected crux, it blanks out.

Added: 2008-03-21

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