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Slab Route - 5.7

Average Rating = 2.50/5 Average Rating : 2.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Pro: .5" to 3", include runners to tie off horns.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

Climbs the 65-foot West Face of Mt. Doom up a slab bi-sected at mid-height by a big ledge. Many choices of anchors on top. Popular, but sporty.

Submitted by: morcomm on 2005-03-16
Views: 1010
Route ID: 64720

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2 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: lithiummetalman on 2010-01-06 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars Up

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Added: 2010-01-06

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: benkilgore on 2008-11-21 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Sunny Yawn

Very low angle. Not a 5.7, unless you seek out the hardest line (there are a lot). Maybe 5.6, only in parts. Mostly 5.4 or 5.5. Not easily protectable, you should probably TR--the only way to get to the anchor is to lead the 10a on the adjacent wall (the next to the cave). Awesome view, and very sunny.

Added: 2008-11-23