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Changeup - 5.8

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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gear to 3"
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


An awesome climb. Start about 150' left of Solar Slab on a slab below an obvious shallow right facing dihedral. Pitch 1: Ascend the slab and dihedral to a small ledge and belay. 150' Pitch 2: Go up to an obvious traverse right and then head up the left facing corner and tunnel through the arch to a nice ledge. 100' Descent: Rappel Solar Slab.

Submitted by: vegastradguy on 2005-12-04
Views: 910
Route ID: 72270

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dowww on 2009-02-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Change Up

Traversing right for pitch two, basically the same 2nd pitch as Arch Enemy, is the way to go. The first pitch is a great lead for someone wanting to hone their skills at the grade. Place gear at will, nice rock. This wall can be quite wet...we had tons of running water in February that prevented us from going further than the bolted belay below the arch. Will get back up there soon to do the tunnel through which looks like a blast. With Eric from Vegas.

Added: 2009-02-12

Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: snakehuntergirl on 2005-11-25 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Great company, fun climb! Thanks to vegastradguy and Larry DeAngelo

Added: 2005-11-25

Onsight Onsight ascent by: vegastradguy on 2005-11-25 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

fun day!

Witnessed by: larryd, snakehuntergirl
Added: 2005-11-25