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Aftershock - 5.11b

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Tony Yaniro, Max Jones (1981)
Rock (Trad)
Cams .3 to 2" Extra .3" to .5" pieces.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality 4.50/5
  Scenery 4.50/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Climbs a steep thin arete to the right of Beverly's Tower. Looks nearly impossible but good edges for feet make the corner go at a much easier grade than it looks like it would. Good fingerlocks and pro the whole way. Wild and exposed!

Descent Options:

Rap from the anchors or continue up to Butterballs.

Submitted by: salamanizer on 2008-03-02
Views: 690
Route ID: 92319

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10d
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: stevecurtis on 2011-04-15 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars great route

I agree with chad. A nice route. However, I thought it was soft for 11b. More like 10+ I used a variety of gear sizes, up to a #3. Probably best to bring doubles to #1 camalot, and singles 2,3. This route meanders a bunch. For that reason, I didn't use passive pro.

Added: 2011-04-17

  Difficulty 5.11b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: salamanizer on 2008-03-02 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Wild

Pretty intimidating looking but not too bad. You get that really exposed feeling up there. Definately worth doing. Good pro.

Added: 2008-03-02