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Wiessner Crack - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.77/5 Average Rating : 3.77 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (19)
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Weissner, 1930s
Rock (Trad)
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Basic rack to 2 or 3 inches. Can go all passive.
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.78/5
  Rock Quality 3.89/5
  Scenery 3.44/5
  Fun Factor 3.89/5

Description:

Start from the top right of Weissner Slab. Climb the obvious crack up the prominent left facing corner to top.

Descent Options:

Walk down and around from the climber's right.

Submitted by: sustainedclimber on 2007-05-08
Views: 995
Route ID: 18993

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cracklover on 2015-07-03 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars nice but...

... short.

Added: 2015-07-07

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dms11003 on 2012-04-20 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun route

great line very thoughtful climbing. Crack eats gear.

Added: 2012-04-21

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: perelman on 2011-06-28 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Reasonable.

Much more straightforward than Tower Crack (to the left), which has a lower grade. If you get stuck toward the top try a long stemming move on the right face if you're tall.

Added: 2011-06-28

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: secander on 2011-06-26 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun Climb

Copperhead snake there to greet me at the top!

Added: 2011-06-26

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: havingthehaving on 2011-03-22 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars What a corner

Did it in mittens, and at least there were nice places to rest and blow on my fingers! Very cold, very awesome third climb ever.

Added: 2011-03-23

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