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Three Doves - 5.8

Average Rating = 4.41/5 Average Rating : 4.41 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.86/5
  Rock Quality 4.50/5
  Scenery 4.09/5
  Fun Factor 4.50/5

Description:

Start: Between On Any Monday and Annie Oh! at the right side of a big block. Pitch 1: Climb past the right side of the block and up the face, passing the first overhang on the left and the second overhang on the right. Climb the bulging face (crux) and then scramble up the the huge pine tree belay rap-station (5.8). Pitch 2: Scramble up the blocks on the right and up the face to a ledge with a small pine tree. Diagonal up left to a small left-facing corner, and up to the big overhang. Traverse right to the diagonal crack and up the crack to the top (rap bolts and chains) (5.8+). Grade is 5.8+ in some guide books, 5.9 in others.

Submitted by: interniq on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2007-02-17
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Route ID: 38585

58 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Bulletproof2000 on 2013-10-13 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars wow, sick crux

welcome to nerves of steel between just below the pin to the roof on the second pitch

Added: 2013-10-15

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-09-15 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars P2 felt easy today

Really nice climb, it all felt really easy. Exit is easier than Annie O

Added: 2013-09-15

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-05-18 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars I hate the start of this climb

I don't like the unprotected flake. Rest of the climb is fine.

Added: 2013-05-18

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-03-24 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Great climb

Really enjoyed it today. P2 has some tricky, thin moves on white rock. Protected by an old pin.

Added: 2012-03-24

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2011-07-10 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars A great P1

Feels soft for an 8.

Added: 2011-07-10

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