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Slim Pickens - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.25/5 Average Rating : 4.25 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (8)
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Small wires and cams.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 4.67/5
  Fun Factor 4.33/5

Description:

Right facing dihedral with thin fingers to incipient seam. Tricky, thoughtful, and delicate. Unexpected face moves at crux. Rated at 5.9- in the book, It came in at 5.10 something me.

Submitted by: drkodos on 2003-06-14
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Route ID: 36756

8 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: barkandbite on 2012-08-12 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Gr8

W/ ML
It was pg13 for me because I might have passed on a key gear placement. Not sure. I met slim about 25' above the ledge...

Added: 2012-08-12

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: KVjay on 2010-03-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Web

elly, matt, and i

Added: 2010-03-22

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: munky on 2009-06-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Slim Pickens

fun

Added: 2009-06-28

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: keystoneclimber on 2003-10-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars -

Heard others say they felt this was sandbagged. I thought the grade felt accurate.

Added: 2009-06-01

Ratings
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Onsight Onsight ascent by: eckov14 on 2005-09-10 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2005-09-10

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