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Desert Shield - 5.9

Average Rating = 3.67/5 Average Rating : 3.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (14)
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5 bolts and an anchor at top
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.40/5
  Rock Quality 4.20/5
  Scenery 3.60/5
  Fun Factor 4.60/5

Description:

First climb to right of opening in wall. Really fun arete climb.

Submitted by: ron_burgandy on 2007-01-17
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Route ID: 6227

14 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: BrendenJS on 2011-07-03 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars 5.fun!

Guide book says (5.10a R) which seems more appropriate... Actually hit the deck on this one getting to the high first bolt, lucky for me I land like a cat.

Added: 2011-07-12

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: baementbrewer on 2011-06-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars .

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Added: 2011-06-17

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: AJones on 1994-04-16 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Good fun

Climbed this a bunch of times

Added: 2010-06-05

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: muttblood on 2009-05-24 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars good arete climb

nothing too spooky

Added: 2009-06-08

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: jisaacmurray on 2008-11-01 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars 5.9 or 10a

I thought this felt more like 10a than 9 (on and just left of the arete)

Added: 2008-11-02

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