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Straight Edge - 5.11a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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PG13
3
Bolts with some gear
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

A bold climb up the middle of the Eberhorn (the taller of the Twin Sisters). Shallow pockets make for insecure footholds. Bolts are widely spaced and were drilled on lead.

Submitted by: AJones on 2010-06-05
Views: 222
Route ID: 105190

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: AJones on 1999-09-12 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Amazing climb - but scary

I distinctly remember climbing this route. It was a hot September day and I led the crux first pitch. The bolts were wide apart and the foot and hand holds insecure. Very delicate climbing was required and a good headspace. If you were prone to sewing machine leg, you would be flying.

Added: 2010-06-05