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Unknown/ Bluecrab - V7

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty V5
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Start below small overhang on two crimps. Use body tension to throw for the lip. Establish hands and pull the lip straight up on bad slopers. Crack/ flake off to the right is off.

Submitted by: JSmith68 on 2010-04-25
Last Modified: 2010-06-14
Views: 672
Route ID: 104505

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty V5
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: corestan on 2011-11-07 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Decent problem, poor description.

Not sure that this is a V7. Feels more V5/5+. Did the problem as a direct, as I've seen many people follow out to the right hand side a bit around the "bridge of the nose" which seems to make it closer to a V3/4 past the initial power up to the ledge. Keeping to the left of the nose-bridge feels certainly harder, but not near a V7.

With it being such an elimination style climb, it is hard to determine what the "intended" route is. Too far right, but still "left of the crack/flake" seems too easy, too far left runs into the territory of king crab's description.

Added: 2011-11-07

  Difficulty V6
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: JSmith68 on 2010-04-25 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars RSP Unknown v7

Sweet line with a strenuous mantle

Added: 2010-04-25