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Crack at left of cowboys & cossacks wall - 5.8

Average Rating = 2.50/5 Average Rating : 2.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Trad)
big trad gear
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 2.00/5
  Fun Factor 2.00/5


gaping chimneyish dihedral up the left side of cowboys & cossack's wall. I thought the cruxy bit was maybe harder than 5.9 but Chris was leading and he called it 5.8, so . . . I must have just gotten in an awkward position.

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scramble way around right (east)

Submitted by: leinosaur on 2007-03-12
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Route ID: 84065

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: berkly on 2007-03-13 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars wide crack with facial features

Fun crack that eats up big gear. placed two #4s, and walked a #5 camalot all the way up. Crux is where the face goes blank and you have to hip scum arm bar up to a thin crack in the back of the wider crack.

Added: 2007-03-13

  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating R
Second Second ascent by: leinosaur on 2007-03-12 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars fun one

chris led this one - fun crux and good chimney/smear action all the way - unprotected face section at the end is fun

Added: 2007-03-12