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Gemstone - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Standard rack, #4 camalot useful.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

A classic 2 pitch route. P1) Grovel up or layback the short chimney, to a fun left facing corner. P2) Thin hand crack off the belay (crux) leads to easier climbing. 2 rappels.

Submitted by: jcinco on 2004-01-15
Views: 589
Route ID: 47043

3 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: patorionm on 1999-08-14 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Cooler Route

Every time I've done this route, it's been in the shade. These north facing routes stay cool on hotter days.

Added: 2007-02-05

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Onsight Onsight ascent by: joshklingbeil on 2005-07-08 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

No comment

Added: 2005-07-08

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Red Point Red Point ascent by: grippedclimer on 2002-06-28 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2002-06-28