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Average Rating = 4.55/5 Average Rating : 4.55 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.12/5
  Rock Quality 4.25/5
  Scenery 4.25/5
  Fun Factor 4.56/5

Description:

Start: On the arÍte to the right of Airy Aria. Pitch 1: Climb the arÍte and crack to the Airy Aria belay ledge (5.8+) (rap bolts & chains). Pitch 2: Climb the corner to the overhang. Work straight up to a creative no-hands stance below the next overhang. Traverse left about 8 ft. and climb the overhangs past two bolts. Diagonal up right to the huge roof (optional hanging belay). Traverse left about 10 ft. and work up to a scrunched position below the next roof. Traverse right to the nose (harder if taller) and up to the top (5.11a). As of 7/9/2015, the old manky bolt has been replaced with a new one.

Submitted by: interniq on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2015-10-13
Views: 2229
Route ID: 40234

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cracklover on 2015-10-11 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Unbelievably good

six stars out of five

Added: 2015-10-12

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

4 out of 5 stars P1 only

Cruxy moves near the top. Felt on the harder side today. We did p2 of airy aria.

Added: 2014-04-18

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-06-01 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Interesting climb

Hard.

Added: 2013-06-01

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: zealotnoob on 2012-05-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars done

dogged this one hot day last summer. felt a ton better in good conditions last weekend.

Added: 2012-05-08

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: IsayAutumn on 2012-05-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars vengeance is mine!

I got on this in June of 2011 on a very hot and humid day and it spanked us. I took three 20+ foot whippers on the final traverse, with the third one blowing a cam and leaving me 10 feet below my belayer. This time, in good weather, it felt much easier, although I led the 2nd pitch this time.

Added: 2012-05-07

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