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BeeKeeper - 5.11a

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Rock (Sport)
10 bolts to anchors
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 5.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


This is the 11a that goes about 10 bolts all the way up the wall. Very long. Too short for a 50 m. rope, but who has a 50 m rope anyway. 60 m. was long enough to leave us about 15 feet of extra rope at the end, but tie a knot in the end of the rope, just in case. This route starts behind the big boulder, between the boulder and the wall, on a nicely developed platform. Starts out fairly easy up 4 or 5 bolts, then turns nasty as you enter the black streak. Go over 2 little bulges and then finish on the very easy last 2 bolts. Long! UPDATE: Beekeeper is on Petroglyph Wall (or Pictograph more accurately), not Engagement Alcove.

Submitted by: briankorale on 2008-12-05
Last Modified: 2011-08-12
Views: 311
Route ID: 97296

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: zrockstar on 2009-09-25 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars .

super long route

Added: 2009-09-25

  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: briankorale on 2008-12-05 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Sustained 11a climbing

Safe if you are aware of the subtle ledges on the first 5-6 bolts. Take 12 draws with you for the 10 bolts and the chains. Great route!

Added: 2008-12-05