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Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 18
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.13a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

Climb either "Brontosaurus" or "The Seam" to the ledge. Then climb the overhanging finger crack to anchors. This is said to be the hardest trad route east of the Mississippi... It is not.

This route was originally an aid route called "Nazi Bitch Crack" (5.8 A1) by Cliff Hooper. The First Free Accent went to Steve Petro.

Submitted by: dr_offwidth on 2002-11-04
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Route ID: 27020

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2 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: camhead on 2011-10-16 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Woo!

So psyched. Took a lot of work.

Added: 2011-10-16

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.13a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: angry on 2008-10-26 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Great Climb

Steeper than it looks with just enough good fingers to keep you on the rock. Sometimes.

Added: 2008-10-30