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Poof - 5.7

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


3 pitches on the East Face. P1: Starting a couple hundred feet below the Magician/Djinn col, go up easy flakes to the fir tree growing on a ledge. P2: Get back into the flakes (a bit harder now) and work up and right to another decent ledge, right of and even with the big overhang. P3: Go up and traverse left below the second overhang until you can break out above it (5.7+). Go back right (bring a long runner!) and up cracks through the headwall. P4: Walk over to the west side of the summit cap and finish on the last pitch of Magic Dragon on the West Face to reach the lookout and/or the rappel.

Submitted by: virginiapine on 2006-07-04
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Route ID: 77899

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: kai_da_klimba on 2004-09-11 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars it's just 5.7

fun/interesting but anything but easy for the grade and a bit scary at the (slabby) crux

Added: 2007-05-23

Onsight Onsight ascent by: pierredestcroix on 2006-08-14 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

No comment

Added: 2006-08-14

Onsight Onsight ascent by: virginiapine on 2006-06-22 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Great in the afternoon when in the shade. Cool to finish the day atop the Magician with superb views of the other Needles.

Witnessed by: Pete Nolan
Added: 2006-06-22