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Stop the Presses, Mr. Williams - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
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Rock (Trad)
Standard gunks rack
Consensus Ratings
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  Safety Rating G
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Start 20 feet right of Dat Mantel block. P1 climb face and corner to overhang, continue past small right facing corner to ledge, walk left to pine tree belay. P2 5.6 step right and climb up a bit right of the white streak and up to the base of overhanging left facing corner (no gear, 5.2). Move up corner to 1st overhang, exit right and move up face (crux) then diagonal left to a small short left facing corner. Continue up paste break in overhanings, step left and up to GT ledge to belay tree

Descent Options:

Rap to ledge, rap again

Submitted by: gblauer on 2012-07-27
Views: 367
Route ID: 112012

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-07-27 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Did the variation on P1

Enjoyed P1 variation, it's harder than a 6.

Added: 2012-07-27