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Peek-A-Boo - 5.5 popular

Average Rating = 4.33/5 Average Rating : 4.33 out of 5
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.21/5
  Rock Quality 4.06/5
  Scenery 4.16/5
  Fun Factor 4.58/5

Description:

This is an outstanding route, a real classic. The climb is located just left of Jim Dandy. Climb a long pitch up the slab roughly following a crack system, full rope length. There is a bolt belay station at the top of the pitch. You will see the Peek-A-Boo move across from your stance. Clip the bolt and pull across the gap, follow the traverse to the next crack system and follow it up until you can get back on the face at the end of the roof. You can go up, rap off, or traverse to lunch ledge from here. The gear is excellent on this climb.

Descent Options:

Requires 2 ropes if rappelling down from 2nd pitch to first pitch belay on Jim Dandy! Free-hanging rappel. Don't send someone who's never rappelled especially without a backup..

Submitted by: benfieldj on 2002-06-24
Last Modified: 2011-05-23
Views: 3248
Route ID: 19700

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: mountain_to_sea on 2011-09-20 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars peek a boo

run ,right side is a must when wet and it harder.

Added: 2012-04-20

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: jsaunders on 2012-04-07 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Always fun

Enjoyable every time

Added: 2012-04-12

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: satch on 2003-11-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars interesting

fun

Added: 2011-11-11

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Christopherlh84 on 2011-09-04 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Great Climb

This climb is very fun. The peek-a-boo move is not as hard as you think. But i am tall so it made it easier.

Added: 2011-09-04

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.5
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: jsaunders on 2011-07-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Casual

Started thinking that I'd do the direct version.. Not today.. Kept on for normal P2 then finally did P3. Would be worth doing if it saw more traffic and wasn't so dirty.

Added: 2011-07-10

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