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Flight from Mordor - 5.10b

Average Rating = 2.67/5 Average Rating : 2.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (3)
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Rock (Sport)
3 bolts and anchors
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 2.00/5


Starts in the middle of the big open-book dihedral that demarks the border of Mossy Wall (left) and Middle Earth Wall (right). Tentative grade; need more feedback. It's either 5.10a or b, no higher.

Submitted by: Hogge on 2012-06-22
Last Modified: 2012-06-25
Views: 633
Route ID: 111720

3 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: Hogge on 2012-09-18 (View Climbing Log)

2 out of 5 stars a b a b c

To date, the grade opinions I've collected are 5.10a, 5.10b, 5.10a, 5.10b, 5.10c. Two of those are listed above (Annette & Karl). I suspect maybe the anchor clip gets harder with size. The route's not my fav with the crux-by-far being the anchor clip, but it offers an unsent (to-date) topout and a warmup for the ledge routes.

Added: 2012-09-18

  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: annette on 2012-07-05 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars okay

I mostly just like the finish of the climb

Added: 2012-08-05

  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: kvochatzer on 2012-07-08 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars the hobbits made it out

really, they got the hell out of there

Added: 2012-07-08