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Head Over Heals - 5.10a

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Average Rating : 3.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 54
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (10)
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<2.5" 1 bolt
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


this is a very cool climb!, you can go right or left and still get a beautifull 5.10a, the pro is excelent and the fall is clean, two bolts to rap down.

Submitted by: greatgarbanzo on 2001-10-31
Last Modified: 2007-02-21
Views: 925
Route ID: 5275

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  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2013-05-15 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Head over Heals

Two different guidebooks show two different methods of climbing this classic roof problem from their topo photos. I followed the easy seam up to the right side of the roof. There is a bolt on the right side. I clipped that and used footwork to traverse left over the arete into the crack. The right upper variation is by far the straighter path directly to the rap. Suppose a heel hook would be another option for pulling the roof. With Alfred from CA.

Added: 2013-05-19

  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: gepeto on 2005-04-17 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars .

Fun Fun Fun.

Added: 2010-04-18

  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: eyecannon on 2008-04-06 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars asdf


Added: 2008-04-14

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: snoopy138 on 2008-04-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars durp durp durp


Added: 2008-04-07

  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: snowey on 2009-01-25 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars bandycoot weekend

Seconded on bandycoot weekend 2/17/2007: Really fun climbing. Kind of a one move wonder though.

Led this yo-yo style with albert. Got it clean from the ground but there was a piece pre-clipped. Maybe I will do it again.

Added: 2007-03-19

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