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Guardian of the Gate - 5.10c

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Trad)
PG13
1
Stoppers and cams up to #3
90
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

Start in the Pursuit of Excellence corner and at about 15 feet traverse right and up to a bolt on the crimpy face. Climb up to a stance on the arete, get some gear, and head slightly left on some balancey and big moves. Come back right and fingerlock a move or two up to easier climbing.

Descent Options:

Bolts

Submitted by: douglaskinsman on 2010-03-14
Views: 420
Route ID: 103792

1 Ascent Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Second Second ascent by: douglaskinsman on 2010-03-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Airy

Clipping the bolt isn't the original ascent style but I would recommend doing so because the crimps are a little crispy. Some really airy moves up higher with good but kind of spaced gear. Excellent route that will definitely get your attention.

Added: 2010-03-14