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The Beast - 5.13a

Average Rating = 4.44/5 Average Rating : 4.44 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 12
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (15)
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6 bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.13a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.25/5
  Rock Quality 4.50/5
  Scenery 3.50/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

a classic. For the full-blown 13a experience continue up and out the roof for a few bolts to do The Beast With Two Backs.

Submitted by: rainontin on 2006-07-20
Views: 1551
Route ID: 1097

15 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.13a
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: critterdude542 on 2018-09-19 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Beast

Definitely solid 13a I thought. 6 tries and fell on the two backs dyno on the send. It's a good route but just not my favorite of the trip. Great stone though and really punchy movement throughout to a redpoint crux that could be a heart breaker. Luckily I did it first go from the ground

Added: 2018-09-19

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: Reaganchung on 2009-08-08 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Great route

About 8-9 tries for this one. Powerful moves to tensioney second crux.

Added: 2009-08-08

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: jcinco on 2006-08-05 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars The Beast

Forget 12d, this may be one of the hardest 13a's anywhere. A style that I'm not too good at though. I don't understand what the big deal about the extension is... not great and totally out of character with the rest of the climb.

Added: 2007-07-24

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: kidjan on 2000-06-29 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Really fun route

Good climbing.

Added: 2007-06-29

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: zulu2260 on 2006-06-16 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars the beast

this is one of my favorites. I'm the most dynamically challenged climber ever!! this was a sweet send for me. good holds seperated by two semi-dynamic cruxes. and a little sketchy last run out sick!!

the second pitch blows...shitty rock!

Added: 2007-03-16

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