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Wham Bam thanks for the Jam - 5.10b

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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.67/5
  Rock Quality 5.00/5
  Scenery 3.33/5
  Fun Factor 5.00/5


Shares the start with Spider Wand. Start is burly and wide, 3s and 4s. 25-30 feet off the deck, follow the jug rail around the arete. (PG13 is for lack of pro between the cracks.) Once you've stepped around the arete, follow the beautiful candy wonderfulness hand crack to the top.

Descent Options:

lower or rappel off fixed anchors.

Submitted by: clausti on 2009-04-06
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Route ID: 98730

8 Ascents Recorded

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  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: cracklover on 2015-10-17 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Really fun


Added: 2015-11-04

  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: csproul on 2012-10-01 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars The lower...

...wide is the price of admission for the amazing hand crack above. Fist jam, or armbar/cupped hand jam for some with maybe a strenuous lieback. Power through the bottom and traverse out to the amazing hand-crack above.

Added: 2012-10-01

  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: alexoverhere on 2012-07-28 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars nice climb


Added: 2012-07-31

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: bdc on 2011-10-09 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Be careful on this.

You never know if your gear could break!!!!!!!!!!

Added: 2011-10-09

  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: glahhg on 2010-10-09 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars :)

Nice crack!

There's gear between the cracks.

Added: 2010-10-20

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