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A Perfect Storm - 5.10b

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 9
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rusty Baillie, Bob Ordner
Rock (Sport)
1/2" S Bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 4.00/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


2 pitches, 5.9 & 5.10b/c, Touted by many as the best route on the West Face this route never fails to please. Pitch 1) starts with a boulder move then follows a subtle up the face to a bolted anchor (w/chains) under the overhang. Pitch 2) Step up and right into the corner, stem onto the weakness and engage some thought provoking movement to a final boulder problem crux before topping out. This is a timeless classic. FA: Rusty Baillie, Bob Ordner

Descent Options:

Rap station at north end of summit

Submitted by: ahenson on 2011-05-15
Last Modified: 2011-09-11
Views: 702
Route ID: 108667

1 Ascent Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.10a
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: ahenson on 2009-06-15 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Excellent 2-pitch climb

First pirtch is text book without many issues... watch for loose holds. Second pitch more crimpy with the crux just below the top.

Added: 2011-05-15