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Betty's Altered Elbow - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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QDs, maybe a few small camalots
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


This is the arete located just to the left (north) of of the right facing dihedral of the Altered States slab (which has the route Altered States on it). Pass several bolts following the elbow shaped arete edge to a two bolt belay which can be rappeled with one rope as can now be done on the Altered States Slab. You can continue up two more bolted pitches which are good fun. Feels like a longish route. II, 5.9

Submitted by: etrier on 2005-04-27
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Route ID: 38932

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Wunderkind on 2010-06-06 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Fun

I think it's an R due to the first pitch slab - easy climbing but you certainly can't fall before the rap station.

Added: 2010-06-07

  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: adklimber on 2007-05-20 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Betty's

I had so much fun on this thing.

Connected pitches 3 and 4.

Added: 2007-05-21