Climbed in 5-6 pitches. First pitch is 5.9 free, second is 5.8 free, then its aid for the next 3-4 pitches. Pitch 1- awk hand crack Pitch 2- Chimney (5.8) w/ exit move at 5.9 to left facing corner. Pitch 3- Face cracks, short pendulm left to vertical crack (which is A1, or aid this traverse for the only A2 on the pitch). Pitch 4- A1 and some free climbing to small overhang, angle off left into shallow open book. Right to bolt ladder. Pitch 5- Flaring cracks A1 and bolt ladder. Pitch 6- Final bolt ladder then mid-5th class free climbing up and left past alcove, finishing with a dirty crack to top. (last two pitches are often linked, most people do not do the dirty loose scramble to the top).
Submitted by: hollyclimber on 2004-06-22
Route ID: 1794