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Walter Mitty - 5.8

Average Rating = 3.18/5 Average Rating : 3.18 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 47
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (21)
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Rock (Trad)
PG13
1
PG. Standard Gunks Rack + extra small units.
70
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.54/5
  Rock Quality 3.85/5
  Scenery 2.69/5
  Fun Factor 3.62/5

Description:

Climb the face right of the Shitty Mitty crack/chimney and left of Low Exposure, then up the orange face to the top.

Submitted by: troutboy on 2006-10-23
Last Modified: 2007-02-17
Views: 760
Route ID: 54370

21 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2014-08-03 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars fun face climbing

Often empty...easy access. This is a very fun climb with thin face moves and reasonable pro.

Added: 2014-08-04

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: up_for_a_good_time on 2014-06-16 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars very nice climb. under-ascented.

thin moves at one point bunch over good pro. no anchor. recommended.

Added: 2014-06-16

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-10-05 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun climb

Crux is near the top. Thin face moces, thin gear at the crux. It's fun climb. Walk off the uberfall descent.

Added: 2013-10-05

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2013-06-15 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars fun thin face climbing

Fun climb, no one is ever on it.

Added: 2013-06-15

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: gblauer on 2012-09-22 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Very interesting face climb that's rarely occupied

We stuck close to the uberfall due to the impending rain. It never rained, but, we did enjoy this climb. It's thin and pg protectable with small gear.

Added: 2012-09-22

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