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Rib Cracker - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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McCarthy, Kraus, Bishof, 1961
Rock (Trad)
Rack to 2"
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


START: Same as High Traverse at a right-facing corner formed by blocks 75 feet right of Cruise Control P. 1 Scramble up the corner and get on the face, carefully climb it to a notch in the small roof. Move up (reachy) and trend left to a right-facing corner. Climb it (crux) and step left to a gear belay on a pedestal below a spooky block. P. 2 Step left and layback up the right arching flake to a stance. Move up to an old pin, continue up and left to a left facing corner leading to an overhang. Pull it (crux) to another overhang. Escape left around the roof (airy) and top out.

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You're on top.

Submitted by: lucander on 2009-05-21
Views: 708
Route ID: 99599

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: lucander on 2009-05-20 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Rib Cracker

Go up at the pin, it's licheny but the holds are good.

Added: 2009-05-21