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Isn't Life Strange - 5.11c

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Rock (Sport)
Six clips to first anchor...twelve to the second anchor
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
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  Scenery (Not Rated)
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Great technical climbing on small edges and sharp in-cuts. The obvious green and gold face above Laurel & Hardy Meet Abbott & Costello and just left of a right facing corner (5.7). Take fourteen draws if you are going to do the route in one pitch. This a very classic route and the upper section is just wild climbing up and over a series of overhangs to a traverse that gets you on the upper headwall. Climb up the steep thin face making cool, thoughtful moves (5.10c/d) to the first anchor. Belay or continue up and right through the tier overhangs the upper headwall. Climb the headwall past three bolts to the anchor. Be careful lowering and put a knot in the other end of the rope. Great route that will get better with more ascents. Take a few extended draws for bolts that are slightly off the plumb line of the route to avoid rope drag at the top.

Submitted by: clohse on 2009-10-05
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Route ID: 101919

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: clohse on 2009-10-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Awesome Route

Long, sustained, interesting. Incredible.

Added: 2009-10-05