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Against the grain - 5.12a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 6
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.50/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Route is up the road about 30 yards on the right, look for a wall of stacked rocks. This roof line is short and powerful with alot of burly moves, crimps,heel hooks,and a desperate finish on a big slopey ledge. Have fun staying in it!!

Submitted by: APG on 2009-09-27
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Route ID: 101795

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: SPNSRME on 2011-09-15 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars stout

never lets up! Super sloper crux. This is a great short, hard climb.

Added: 2011-11-17

  Difficulty 5.12b
  Safety Rating R
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: APG on 2009-09-29 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Gym style moves

It finaly went down, a solid 12 with boulder moves from start to finish. This is one of the first routes we have bolted up the canyon and We have alot of other lines in the works for ophir canyon.

Added: 2009-09-29