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Farewell to Arms - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.96/5 Average Rating : 3.96 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (33)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.60/5
  Rock Quality 4.33/5
  Scenery 3.53/5
  Fun Factor 4.27/5


a good route with a lot of short 5.8 sequences between full rests. climb the dihedral at the start of Birdcage for 20 feet or so until you can traverse far left along a horizontal to another corner system that leads to a roof. climb this corner (cruxy hand-jamming at mid-height, also steep at top) and swing left at the roof to easier climbing and the belay bolts.

Submitted by: feedmerocks on 2005-05-30
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Route ID: 31916

33 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: Bulletproof2000 on 2014-04-18 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars nice moves


Added: 2014-07-31

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: IsayAutumn on 2013-09-29 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars pin is gone

Traverse is the crux, especially with no pin there anymore. Would be scary to follow now. PG-13 for the second.

Added: 2013-09-30

  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-05-28 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Pin is gone at the traverse

Makes following a wee tad bit spicier! It would be a BIG fall/swing the way my leader protected the climb.

Added: 2013-05-28

  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-04-14 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars NIce climb

Getting started on the traverse is reachy for this shorty. fun climb, lots of variety.

Added: 2012-04-14

  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Flash Flash ascent by: Gmburns2000 on 2010-09-27 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Fun

a nice mix of different styles of climbing. there's even some nice jams in there.

Added: 2010-09-27

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