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Mystery Move - 5.12a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 13
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 2.00/5
  Rock Quality 4.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Start in the "Yellow Jacket" dihedral, or alternatively, in arch to left. The arch to left is 11+ and extremely difficult to protect. Climb through dihedral and veer left at crumbly rock. Go past three bolts up obvious shallow arch. Finish onto ledge with two bolt anchor. This route needs cool dry weather.

Descent Options:

rappel, or continue on "Oven's Gift" and "Unlikely Promise" to top.

Submitted by: stevecurtis on 2007-11-22
Last Modified: 2010-08-23
Views: 730
Route ID: 90842

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  Difficulty 5.12a
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: stevecurtis on 2008-11-06 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Do this in cold dry weather.

To me, the route felt impossible when humid. In the winter, felt 12A. after attempting it several times my hand went numb for a few hours. hard underclinging, and very insecure.

Added: 2012-12-06