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Megabyte - 5.12b

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 4
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5 bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


hard start goes to sustained .11 crystals. has this ever been repeated??

Submitted by: crackwhore on 2002-02-25
Views: 630
Route ID: 12652

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  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: ematter on 2015-03-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Good route - a bit run out

Awesome, super technical face climbing. More powerful, sustained, and tiny hand holds than Tonka or Velvet. I guess that's why it's rated 12b. Crazy start beta to technical face that doesn't let up much. Not so sure about the bolting... Decent run out from bolt 2 to 3 (though compared to 3-4 it doesn't feel bad). Large run out from 3 to 4, though the terrain lets up somewhat. I led this once, don't intend on doing it again. It feels pretty significant, especially for the size of the boulder. Not sure you'd deck (if you have a good belayer) but don't want to find out. Besides the bolting, it s a very fun, sustained route. Once you pass the overlap it's easy climbing to the top.

Added: 2015-03-18