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Back Bonker Arete - 5.11c

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Slightly over hanging corner arete,with great holds and fun moves.

Descent Options:

walk off and climb down through the cave.

Submitted by: gordy on 2010-03-11
Views: 425
Route ID: 103757

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: jmessinger5 on 2012-06-24 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars FA info/spotter recommended

Jerry Messinger did FA-- Jan 2001? Recommended a belayer and spotter (on opposite wall) in Orton's guidebook. Great rock and cool moves, too bad it wasn't 80 feet long!

Added: 2012-06-24

  Difficulty 5.11c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: gordy on 2010-03-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars gordy tries leading Back Bonker Arete

Another challenging bouldery Emigrant route.Didnt get the onsight,but loved trying.I luckilly made the first clip ,but took a short fall soon after.First clip is a little schetchy for climber and belayer.Might want to have a second person to spot?Great rock quality.

Added: 2010-03-11