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Balrog - 5.10b

Average Rating = 3.56/5 Average Rating : 3.56 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (10)
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Rock (Trad)
PG13
2
Standard Rack, PG
200
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.88/5
  Scenery 3.25/5
  Fun Factor 3.50/5

Description:

On the left side of an obvious boulder pile to the right of Commando Rave, climb a crack to a right facing corner. Up and around this to a thin crack and roof. Through the roof at a large right facing corner to the anchors just above.

Submitted by: jackflash on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2007-02-17
Views: 1510
Route ID: 77441

10 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-11-24 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Very fun

Burly moves at the crux. Excellent climb.

Added: 2012-11-24

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: nathmalo on 2010-11-15 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Better than it looks

Worth-it!

Added: 2010-11-15

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2010-06-19 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Fun climb, 1 move wonder

Nice climb, really a 1 move wonder at the crux. For me, it's a dead point to the upper holds off the horizontal. It's not over, however, till it's over. Fun climb.

Added: 2010-06-19

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: blueeyedclimber on 2010-05-22 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars One move wonder!

Was a fun climb but had one hard move on it.

Added: 2010-05-26

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: danabart on 1979-08-13 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Short but intense

Well protected with brass nuts

Added: 2009-03-09

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