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Darkest Hour - 5.12c

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
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4 Bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

Three variations (1) climb left of bolts and into the crack, (2) don't use the crack (and jug in the crack - 13a), (3) climb right of the bolts.

Submitted by: mreardon on 2002-10-16
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Route ID: 25694

3 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12c
  Safety Rating PG13
Red Point Red Point ascent by: justinbeitler on 2011-06-26 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Rappel class

I'd say skip the body jam rest for the full grade. Rumor has it that this line (which is above the bolts) wasn't the intended route (which is at or below the bolts, using monos and fingery pockets, and probably about 13c)... Interesting nonetheless, and a bit of a scary, committing lead...

Added: 2011-06-26

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: lsandvos on 2008-08-17 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Darkest Hour Redpoint

Used the body jam rest, probably still 12c, either way, it's a fun climb and a scary lead.

Added: 2008-08-18

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Red Point Red Point ascent by: mreardon on 1999-06-16 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 1999-06-16