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Carmel Corner Layback - 5.5

Average Rating = 3.60/5 Average Rating : 3.60 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (5)
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Standard CC Rack, trad climbs in Castlewood are short, bring a standard rack but trim for the route
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.33/5
  Scenery 3.67/5
  Fun Factor 3.67/5

Description:

This route ascends the chimney to the right of Carmel Corner and is a fun easy trad lead, might feel more like 5.6 or .7 to a new leader.

Submitted by: sharpie on 2004-07-16
Views: 737
Route ID: 56033

5 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ferrovitri on 2013-08-16 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars carmel

Great top rope for beginners/kids

Added: 2013-09-26

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ferrovitri on 2013-08-16 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars carmel

Great top rope for beginners/kids

Added: 2013-09-26

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: gwalk746 on 2010-10-01 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars fun

TR

Added: 2010-10-08

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: Uboat509PIB on 2009-05-06 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Basic Crack Climb

Used this route for a number of false leads.

Added: 2009-08-19

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: bhcollins on 2008-07-16 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars Fun diversion

Nice easy trad lead if you want to learn to layback some moves and still feel safe on a trad lead.

Added: 2008-07-20