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variation: The Dreaded Colour out of Space - 5.7

Average Rating = 2.00/5 Average Rating : 2.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 15
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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John Hogge
Rock (Sport)
5 draws. Start on the ledge left of the upper ladder. Lead the last two bolts of Cosmic Horror; after clipping the 2nd, unclip the 1st to avoid rope drag. Blind belay from hereon. Traverse high on the cliff, clipping the upper bolts of Icy Touch, Nya
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 2.00/5


Nice sloper route with intimidating, balancey runouts, and a little sequencey with two 5.7 cruxes and two dangerous traverse-swing-onto-slab runouts. Not recommended unless you dominate 5.7. The runouts are mellower to second; maybe a 5.8/5.9 climber can safely do them.

Submitted by: Hogge on 2010-10-20
Views: 425
Route ID: 106974

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  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: Hogge on 2010-10-20 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars FA route entry

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Added: 2010-10-20