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Vector - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.83/5 Average Rating : 3.83 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (12)
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Wiessner 1934
Rock
G
1
Trad lead. Full rack, some larger cams for crux
90
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.25/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.50/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

Rumored to have been the hardest climb in the world in 1938. Fritz Weissner supposedly led this pitch with only once piece of gear.

Submitted by: johnbiehn on 2006-03-14
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Route ID: 18999

12 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cracklover on 2014-08-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars really nice

Gobbled up nuts. Placed tons of passive, including three hexes.

Added: 2014-08-03

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: perelman on 2011-06-02 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Whew.

Came back for round two and slew the dragon (!). Crux is not so strong, but maybe confusing and once or twice committing. Exciting, demanding 15 feet after the early easy (5.6) stuff.

Added: 2011-06-02

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: mrsols1 on 2009-10-10 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars awsome

I lead this climb on a very windy day. This crack is a gear eater. saw a piton wounder if it was from 1938 left from fritz.
his only piece of grear.....Crazy

Added: 2009-10-11

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: palmieri on 2007-05-04 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Good Climb

I have climbed the worlds hardest route! in 1938

Added: 2007-05-13

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: jonathanjcooke on 2006-04-08 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Lead

Super easy until the bulge. Hans is the man.

Added: 2007-02-10

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