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The Bookend - 5.11a

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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bolts, small/medium cams for the finish
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Starts from the anchor of The Glossary/The Hedge and follows a line of bolts to the right of the arete. Slam in a couple cams for the heady finish.

Submitted by: crackmd on 2005-06-05
Views: 846
Route ID: 53992

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: fubar on 2009-09-16 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Crimpy + Sunny

Wait for a cold or cool day to do this one. Slightly contrived, but well worth a shot; unlike most Tahquitz face climbs, it's steep and powerful.

Added: 2009-12-16

Onsight Onsight ascent by: crackmd on 2005-06-04 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Combined with the Hedge for a long, sustained, worthy pitch. Finish is very exciting!

Witnessed by: Dan Hickstein
Added: 2005-06-04