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Girl With Flaxen Hair - 5.12b

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Sport)
8 bolts + 2 Rap hangers
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Just inside the cathedral, this route shares a common start with Iceman and Rattlesnake Reality. Climb three bolts of moderate sidepulls and edges to a good rest in the Iceman crack. Clip two headwall bolts on your left from the crack then step back down to the bottom of the pillar and make a tricky move left to gain the headwall. Once on the headwall enjoy classic moves and some of the best climbing at Rattlesnake to the top.

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Submitted by: souclimber on 2010-08-14
Views: 458
Route ID: 106097

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating G
Red Point Red Point ascent by: l2ainmaker on 2010-09-07 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars A battle

The battle grows as you approach the 5.11- red-point killer near the anchors.

Added: 2010-09-07

  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: souclimber on 2010-08-14 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Rattlesnake Classic!!

Classic moves up the gently overhanging headwall. If you climb at or near this grade, this is definitely a route not to be missed.

Added: 2010-08-14