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N.W. Arete - 5.8 V0

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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  Difficulty 5.8 V0
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


This route climbs a 20-ft high, low angle arete on the north west corner of the Wedge boulder. This is climb 534 in Robert Miramontes - A complete Bouldering Guide to Joshua Tree National Park

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fairly easy downclimb on the north east side of the boulder.

Submitted by: m_bartosek on 2007-04-14
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Route ID: 84977

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  Difficulty 5.8 V0
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: m_bartosek on 2007-04-07 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Very short, for a begineer, a little bit exposed in the middle section

This is a pretty straight forward climb that feels a little exposed in the middle. A lot of sloping handholds and frictioning to the top. All in all pretty easy once you stop looking down.

Added: 2007-04-14