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Southern Fried Chute - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Medium to large gear for the first pitch. The second pitch doesn't have much gear, but small to medium. If you continue to the gulley, not much gear here except for a couple pieces closer to the gulley.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


Pitch one climbs the corner on the right side of the Sea Gypsy buttress. Belay at a 2 bolt anchor. Pitch 2, move left and down and then up to a dirty crack and face, past good slab moves to the Sea Gypsy belay. You can continue on to the Dike gulley or Fat Back Crack or rappel from here.

Descent Options:

If you rappel from the end of the second pitch, one 95 foot rappel. If you go to the top, rappel from the Sea Gypsy (p3) rappel station in 2 95 foot rappels.

Submitted by: blueeyedclimber on 2010-07-07
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Route ID: 105704

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: blueeyedclimber on 2010-07-05 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Pretty adventurous for the precipice.

Definitely heady at the grade but has some nice climbing on each pitch.

Added: 2010-07-07