Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 4
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
Modern Trad Rack plus one or two large (5") cams.
Start: Near the right end of the Isobuttress, at a vertical crack becoming an off-width 12' above.
P1 5.6 60': Climb crack to ledge, then step slightly left and climb a steep slab along a crack to a fixed anchor on a large spruce tree.
P2 5.6 70': Follow a crack slanting up left to a steep corner facing right. Step up 10' and traverse up and left around the corner onto low-angle face. Climb up and right to a large ledge with bolt anchors below it.
P3 5.6 10': Climb up short face to the top.
Two rappels, starting from the anchors at the top of P2, or climb P3 and walk left to the Diagonal Ramp.
Submitted by: jclimbs on 2009-10-24
Route ID: 102175
This year, thank God for rock that works even when wet. Went out to the BAW and climbed this route even tho it sprinkled during the ascent. Rather than climb the standard line, after the crux headwall, I traversed left to join up with Carpenter & Das' finish, a line we call "Full Recovery".