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Words of the Prophet (?) - 5.10c

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Unknown--Possibly Rusty Baillie
Rock (Sport) (Toprope)
Well protected with bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty (Not Rated)
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 1.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


Obvious line of bolts on the right side of the entrance to the chimney/grotto. Starts with some off-balance face moves to end on the slab which forms the upper part of the right side of the crag.

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Submitted by: spokanebob on 2009-07-13
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Route ID: 100832

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: spokanebob on 2012-07-12 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Rating Notation

I have lead this route several times and it is a fun, safe little lead. I think the rating is a little "soft," at 5.10c. When I compare it to established 5.10c routes such as Lunatic Fringe in the Valley, the rating seems "soft." I would drop it at least one notch, likely two--i.e., 5.10b or 5.10a, to bring it in line with other established areas. It is a fun route with some interesting, non-obvious features, but very safe, and a good place to climb when it is hot.

Added: 2012-07-13