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Rust Never Sleeps - 5.10a

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Yellow-Alien sized gear for crack, 2 bolts.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


Climb up slab to Horizontal crack, then Traverse left over water to bolt 30 feet up. Continue up and left to 2nd bolt, then straight up to top. Friction /face climbing with cool moves, great exposure. If you don't have gear for the crack, it is probably 5.5-5.6 to the first bolt.

Submitted by: hardmanknott on 2003-03-24
Views: 718
Route ID: 33855

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: losinghand on 2007-07-18 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Don't climb at high tide

We tried this last weekend. High tide was coming in, and the base (and ideal belay position) is covered in barnacles. It's a bit of a dodgy climb to set a TR, better off leading this one. I got swamped by some waves while belaying - the tide can come in fast.

Added: 2007-07-18

Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: bolinas on 2006-01-21 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

No comment

Added: 2006-01-21

Onsight Onsight ascent by: johnyrock on 2004-09-30 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

didn't have an alien, barnacles make slab climbing interesting over water!

Witnessed by: justin
Added: 2004-09-30