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The Jungle (aka Apocalypse Now) - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.67/5 Average Rating : 3.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (4)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
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  Scenery (Not Rated)
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Crack right of Heart Of Darkness. Pretty sure this is listed in Vogel's guide as Apocalypse Now 5.10b, but it does feel more like 5.8. Short but sweet. Can also be done as a wide chimney, as it is in a corridor.

Descent Options:

Sling a horn and rap, or scramble up and left to rap anchors atop Heart of Darkness, or down lead.

Submitted by: eyecannon on 2005-12-18
Last Modified: 2008-01-14
Views: 523
Route ID: 49270

4 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: steple on 2011-03-26 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars .


Added: 2011-03-28

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: farmlivingisthelifeforme on 2009-10-24 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars I'd call it 5.8

Placed a BD 3, 4 and a Big Bro # 2. Didn't bring the big bro with me the first try, got scared, bailed, got my big bro, placed it about 8 feet from the finish and laybacked it. It definitely felt like 5.8

Added: 2009-10-26

  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: snoopy138 on 2009-04-11 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars fun

I claim 10b credit for this 5.8. which I think is easier than dolphin.

Added: 2009-04-12

Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: eyecannon on 2005-12-18 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2005-12-18