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Open Casket - 5.9

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Cams up to #3, doubles in the medium sizes, and plenty of long slings.
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Start just to the left of Stormin Norman in a large left facing recess. Stem up 20 feet then make some chimney moves out the first roof. Traverse left and climb up a move or two then traverse back right (airy) to rejoin the main chimney system for the remainder of the route.

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Submitted by: douglaskinsman on 2008-11-29
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Route ID: 97182

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: douglaskinsman on 2008-11-29 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Holy Sh1t!

Probably one of the most exciting routes at T-Wall. There is no less than five roofs to pull and each one has its own set of hidden holds. When you get lowered off the anchors you are 40+ feet BEHIND your belayer, that is how much it overhangs. Plenty of good gear, jugs, and jams when you need them make this one an esoteric classic for sure!

Added: 2008-11-29