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Chicken Supreme 2 - 5.10b

Average Rating = 3.50/5 Average Rating : 3.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 3
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Rock (Sport)
3 bolts and 2 sport clips on chains
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.50/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


a natural link utilizing several small nuts and cams, single anchor at top Or TR from thumbdance anchors. 31MAY2009: Retro-bolted as a sport climb. Long reach past and right of the 1st bolt up the shallow arete. It's a Gus Fruh kind of move and climb in general.

Submitted by: blackwell4 on 2009-09-08
Views: 837
Route ID: 25319

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: jb2100 on 2010-12-18 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Height Dependent

This whole route felt more like a 5.9 to me than Heir Apparent which is just the left of it. I guess that crux is height dependent but I don't think it's hard enough to bring a 5.8 climb up to the level of 10b.

Added: 2010-12-18

  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: kvochatzer on 2009-06-03 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Chicken done supremely

Onsight felt good, especially with no warm up and the tricky way to maneuver up to the second bolt. The left foot in the cubby-hole is very unique and yields a good foot torque while leaning off to the right shoulder to reach up high along the arete with the left hand. It's an interesting move!

Fairly height dependent move; certainly more of a crux for less than tall climbers.

Cheers Tommy and Luke for putting this old climb back into commission.

Added: 2009-06-03

Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: duracellbunny on 2003-03-18 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note


Added: 2003-03-18