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The Itch - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.25/5 Average Rating : 4.25 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (9)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Excellent crack climbing. Hard to protect as a lead climb but a nice top roped strength builder

Submitted by: woodse on 2001-09-27
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Route ID: 4156

9 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: surfnassokie on 2012-08-16 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Awesome

Sweet route, this and gold wall are my favorites at X-Rock. Lot of different styles combined in this route

Added: 2013-05-24

  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: Woozley3 on 2008-07-05 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars x rock

fun and challenging! gonna make you sweat!

Added: 2008-07-05

  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: adriennek on 2007-04-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars scratched the itch

no big deal.

Added: 2008-04-06

  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: colotopian on 2006-12-18 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars good for laps

up and down climb this for a good work out.

(my ascent date is not accurate)

Added: 2006-12-18

Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: mrfantastic on 2004-08-13 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Really fun and pumpy route. I thought it was harder than a 5.9 (more like a 5.10 a/b in my opinion). Crux is the crack, as you run out of footholds and must use a lot upper body strength.

Added: 2004-08-13

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