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Cosmopolitan Wall - 5.10b

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Rack to 2 or 3 inches
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Start on the Sting Ledge at a lone belay bolt. Climb up and right from the bolt to gain a straight in handcrack that is right of the sharp left facing corner. Climb the crack to an overlap. Pull through the overlap (5.9ish) to a precarious stance, protect high, and make a difficult step left to another crack that is directly above the A-frame roof. Climb this crack to a rail, ride it left to a stance, then climb past two bolts (crux) to an anchor.

Descent Options:

Double rope rap

Submitted by: lucander on 2011-09-12
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Route ID: 109870

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  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: lucander on 2011-09-11 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Cosmopolitan Wall

Cleaner than Cooney-Norton, but just as sustained. Outstanding crack climbing involving all kinds of trickery.

Added: 2011-09-12