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Daisy Cutter - 5.7

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 35
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (34)
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Eric McCallister & Eric Horst, 2001
Rock (Sport)
G
1
bolts
55
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.44/5
  Rock Quality 4.19/5
  Scenery 3.56/5
  Fun Factor 4.31/5

Description:

Newly bolted climb, does not appear in Thompson or Cater. Start on the slab in the crevice to the left of Cluster Bombs, to the left of your first bolt. At second bolt, emerge from crevice and continue up a crack. After 4th or 5th bolt, step across crevice and continue up face to shuts. Very heady for a 5.7+. Update 6/24/07: The 1st bolt of this climb has broken the rock it was embedded in and had the hanger/nut removed. Crack near the first bolt takes medium cams, or highball the start.

Submitted by: delphyne on 2008-12-19
Views: 1547
Route ID: 39842

34 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating PG13
Onsight Onsight ascent by: amarius on 2014-05-04 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Use your butt, Luke

First time getting into a chimney, felt awesome - sandstone friction was amazing. Finish was heady, but mostly due to imagined consequences of talking a fall.
View from the top is really nice, should be even better when leaves are down.

Added: 2014-05-05

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: wkfegler on 2012-11-10 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars First fall at the NRG

One fall at the last (5th) bolt. I don't recommend repeating my move.

Added: 2012-11-13

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.8
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: deadclmbr on 2012-08-12 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars .

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Added: 2012-08-12

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Flash Flash ascent by: Achilleus30 on 2011-09-11 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Sketchy finish with bad falls.

Unique sport climbing.

Added: 2011-09-11

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.7
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: up_for_a_good_time on 2011-08-31 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars yep

mhmm

Added: 2011-08-31

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