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Namaste - 5.12a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (5)
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14 bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.33/5
  Rock Quality 4.67/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5

Description:

This beautiful sport route is steep! Follow the South Fork trail almost to its end. A massively overhanging hueco wall is on the south side (almost always shady). Namaste is the bolt line with the steepest start---almost as steep as Hell Cave. There are no 5.12 or 5.11 moves. The technical crux is a 5.10d crank before the fourth bolt. The pyschological crux is 140 feet of continuous overhang. A must do!

Submitted by: funk29 on 2002-04-26
Views: 1434
Route ID: 7080

5 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: lena_chita on 2014-01-03 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Awesome!

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Added: 2014-01-03

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: chillyb on 2010-10-10 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars amazing

a must do.

Added: 2010-10-10

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: dowww on 2009-06-11 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Namaste

A fantastical place and route, one of my favorite sport climbs of all time.

Added: 2009-06-14

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: funk29 on 2000-10-24 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

This was the first route I climbed in Kolob, shortly after moving to Utah, Nate Williams took me here, and I have been in love with the place ever since. I am still looking for the girl i saw walking in the back of the canyon, that evening. She was wearing a black tube dress and nothing esle...

Witnessed by: nate williams, and Jay(?)
Added: 2000-10-24

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Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: rocknpowda on 1997-06-05 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 1997-06-05