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Urban Fringe - 5.10d

Average Rating = 3.33/5 Average Rating : 3.33 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (4)
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8 bolts plus anchors
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty (Not Rated)
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


Technically part of "The New Gym", which is between Spiney Ridge and The Gym. Urban Fringe is located some 100' north of Black Mamba Arete (5.8+ arete on dark rock) on a slightly overhanging panel of red rock. The route follows a seam which widens to a finger and hand crack. Crank through a small overlap and end at anchors below a roof. Quality climbing with reasonable rests on surprisingly good rock.

Submitted by: shorty on 2004-05-03
Views: 665
Route ID: 52272

4 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: acherry on 2010-10-30 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Spicy part...

is where the rock feels friable.

Added: 2010-10-31

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cracklover on 2010-10-02 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars very nice

big jugs

Added: 2010-10-05

  Safety Rating G
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: acherry on 2010-10-02 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars guess I wasn't warmed up yet

its all there though

Added: 2010-10-04

Onsight Onsight ascent by: shorty on 2004-05-02 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

The rock may look junky from a distance, but is good while on the route. Among the best climbs I've done to date at Shelf.

Witnessed by: Dave Dangle
Added: 2004-05-02