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Trans-Canada Chossway - 5.10b

Average Rating = 1.50/5 Average Rating : 1.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Sport)
PG13
1
Bolts to a set of Chains
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 1.00/5
  Rock Quality 1.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 1.00/5

Description:

The furthest route to the left. Crux section is from the bottom up to a little bit before the second bolt, and it is a touch runout just before the second bolt. Fortunately, you're not real high at that point, and the holds for clipping are bomber. Get your hand up to the horizontal crack/mini-rail, and you're good. Smooth, 5.9-ish sailing with decent variety from there on up.

Submitted by: ilikepargo on 2009-01-19
Views: 470
Route ID: 97669

2 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ianmeister89 on 2011-02-16 (View Climbing Log)

1 out of 5 stars wierd.

Did it once, probably won't do it again. If you're not totally comfortable leading 10b watch out! if you peel off the crux your belayer may get a black eye. It lets up significantly after the 2nd bolt.

Added: 2011-03-16

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating PG13
Red Point Red Point ascent by: ilikepargo on 2009-01-16 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars Decent. Not great, but decent.

Inured a pulley in my right ring-finger last October while hanging with three fingers off that slot-pocket next to the first bolt. Decided later that I can just as easily cram all four fingers in there. Getting healthy now, and made the route just fine. BTW - I love the look of the curve of this wall when viewed from the top of this route!

Added: 2009-01-19