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You're Under Arête - 5.11a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 4
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Sport) (Toprope)
G
1
Sport - About 7 or 8 bolts. Cold shuts for anchors.
90
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

Climb directly under the arête that is directly underneath the large overhanging tree. The crux is near the bottom when trying to pull the overhang. Then it is followed by a super balancy traverse to gain the arete. Once on the arete the climbing eases to about 5.9- or so. Until the top move. Then there is another tough move.

Descent Options:

Rappel off of the cold shuts. Possibly a walk off the back, but I never explored this option.

Submitted by: trevzilla on 2009-08-02
Last Modified: 2010-06-03
Views: 370
Route ID: 101143

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: trevzilla on 2009-08-01 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars You're Under Arete

Amazing balancy crimpy climb! I loved it, and am stoked that I made it up! We climbed up over the overhang. No traversing onto the route from Oscar's crack. That's just not fair!

Added: 2009-08-02