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Billy Goat's Gruff - 5.7

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 7
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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To 4 inches
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


P1: Further down the slab base are a pair of short (10 feet) vertical cracks - start up there, then pull up into the lefthand crack which continues up on easier but awkward ground in a low-angle L-facing corner. Past a small bush pull onto the slab on the right, and then up crack systems to easier ground. Wander up another 80 feet to belay at a pine tree a little above and right of the static lines rap station.
P2: Head right to the right side of a detached block. Climb atop this and pull into a crack back onto the face, then up and left to an obvious short but vertical L-facing corner, which leads to easy ground. Construct a belay up above at any spot of your choice.

Descent Options:

Scramble down slab & ledges down and a bit to the right (when looking down) until you are on the right side of the boulder complex containing the static lines rap station. Do a 15-foot rap off a stout pine tree down a passageway through the boulders to th

Submitted by: virginiapine on 2010-05-18
Last Modified: 2013-05-06
Views: 977
Route ID: 104831

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: Magua on 2011-08-20 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Lots of Drag

Ok route, lots of drag even with slings, a little run out on the slab.

Added: 2011-08-21