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Fitschen's Folly - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Average Rating : 3.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (14)
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Rock (Trad) (Toprope)
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X - None until about 40 feet up. green camalot jr below the flake, red camalot above. Usually top rope
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 2.57/5
  Rock Quality 4.43/5
  Scenery 2.75/5
  Fun Factor 3.43/5

Description:

Climb the face 10 feet right of Boston, avoiding it and the corner on the right. Climb the face on small edges until the overlap, plug your first gear in, scramble up and over the flake and up a short face to the top and a small tree for an anchor.

Submitted by: cchas on 2007-05-08
Last Modified: 2007-05-09
Views: 525
Route ID: 54374

14 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating X
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: alexwolf on 2010-10-01 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars good combo with Boston TR

crimpy face moves

Added: 2011-05-24

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating X
  Scenery
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: delgaudio on 2011-05-08 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Good Variations

Took this one for a spin while setup on Boston. Fun face climbing on thin holds.

Added: 2011-05-15

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: raerae on 2010-07-04 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars first time

I had never done this one. Cool climb. Slick rock at the bottom, but super sticky once you get about half way up.

Added: 2010-07-05

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: gathompson1 on 2009-11-09 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun TR

A couple variations all fun!

Added: 2009-11-09

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: declimber77 on 2008-09-08 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars slab climb

tough climb

Added: 2008-09-08

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