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Brass Monkey - 5.10b

Average Rating = 3.00/5 Average Rating : 3.00 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 7
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (1)
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Rock (Trad)
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small RPs to #1 camelot, tri-cams, 2 bolts
105
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 3.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5

Description:

Begins about 80 ft right of Glass Onion on a slab that stops just short of the ground. 1st bolt is about 25 feet up, just left of arete.

Descent Options:

Lower off carefully with 60, or better yet, 70 meter rope.

Submitted by: satch on 2010-12-29
Last Modified: 2011-07-04
Views: 578
Route ID: 107563

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.10b
  Safety Rating R
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Red Point Red Point ascent by: satch on 2010-12-01 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Brass monkey, that funky monkey.

Good name for this route. Climbs better than the song by the same name. Enjoy placing small RPs? #2 RP or so is critical about 25 feet above bolt in a micro letterbox. Can finish 10 feet right of the shallow corner at the top if desire an easier finish on more solid rock. Was rated 10a X in old guide book - Might be more accurate.

Added: 2010-12-29