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Insuhlation - 5.9

Average Rating = 3.85/5 Average Rating : 3.85 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.33/5
  Rock Quality 3.78/5
  Scenery 3.44/5
  Fun Factor 3.78/5

Description:

Start right of Doubleissima at a 15ft. high right-facing flake. Pitch 1: Climb the flake and diagonal up right to a belay on the ledge below the overhang, opposite a pine tree (70 ft 5.4 PG). Pitch 2: Climb straight up past the overhang and a shallow open book, then follow the crack/fault system through the overhangs to the pine tree belay, rap station (60 ft 5.9 PG). --from The Gunks Select by Dick Williams

Submitted by: qgmonkey on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2007-02-17
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Route ID: 69614

15 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-10-13 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Very nice

Felt soft for a 9, but I like roof climbs. There are a couple of roofs on Insuhlation.

Added: 2012-10-13

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
Second Second ascent by: Pennsy on 2011-11-25 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars pumpy fun

great climb with 2 pumpy hangs.

Added: 2011-11-26

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: tks on 2011-10-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars very good

great finish, really worth it!

Added: 2011-10-10

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: blueeyedclimber on 2010-10-10 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Do it in One Pitch.

There's not much gear on Pitch 1 to account for rope drag so just keep going. Good route!

Added: 2010-10-12

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: antiqued on 2010-04-20 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars -

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Added: 2010-06-11

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