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Dry Rain - 5.7

Average Rating = 3.67/5 Average Rating : 3.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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mostly large cams. bring as many #2 and #3 (bd sizes) as you've got.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5


fist crack in left-facing corner to the roof. go up through the notch to the left, then take the rightmost of the three options. easy climbing for a while, then finishes in an offwidth.

Descent Options:

walk left to the rap bolts

Submitted by: snoopy138 on 2007-02-19
Last Modified: 2007-02-21
Views: 662
Route ID: 83653

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: alexoverhere on 2015-12-21 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars nice route

The bottom fists section and the top offwidth make this a 5.8 - 5.8+ IMO. Pumped out at the roof and missed the lead onsight. Nice route -- a bit sandbagged.

Added: 2015-12-21

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2013-12-25 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Dry Rain

I am one of the 1000+ route climbers at Jtree and would have to say Dry Rain is the most challenging 5.7 I have climbed there to date. Super pitch, fantastic area. Definitely the best wall at Indian Cove. In dead of winter, get up there early to get some sun, will not last 2nd half of morning. A bit of everything on this pitch, wide corner to roof with hand traverse, a short bit of chimney and off-width to finish. You can set a top rope with long extension on medium gear.

Added: 2013-12-27

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: snoopy138 on 2007-02-18 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars fists on a 5.7?

I added this in here as 5.7 b/c that's what it is in the guide. felt extremely sandbagged. I'd call it 8 or 8+.

Added: 2007-02-19