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Emerald Dance - 5.9

Average Rating = 3.75/5 Average Rating : 3.75 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (5)
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Rock
Gear route (nothing over 2.5 inches, double microcams)
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 3.67/5
  Rock Quality 3.67/5
  Scenery 4.33/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5

Description:

Fun route with thought provoking moves. Starts at twin cracks on west facing wall right of Two Tone Arete. Left crack, past the small tree, traverse to right crack, right crack to ledge, up and right to arete.

Submitted by: forkliftdaddy on 2006-05-22
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Route ID: 76238

5 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: csproul on 2010-09-20 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars a litle bit...

...dicey crux down low, with pretty good gear. Then a lot of wandering, traversing, and lichen surfing to get to the top. Traverse up high all the way to the right-hand arete.

Added: 2010-09-20

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: dirtking360 on 2009-10-15 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars make sure that gear is good

hard start that levels out for a high (110 ft) route with fun moves. take lots of gear - built a gear anchor then traversed right 25 feet to rap rings

Added: 2009-11-03

Ratings
  Difficulty
  Safety Rating G
Second Second ascent by: yekcir on 2008-05-24 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Good Stuff

A bit thin at the crux, protects well...

Added: 2008-05-28

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: forkliftdaddy on 2006-04-30 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Wandering fun

Bit technical on the gear, but fun.

Added: 2007-01-31

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Onsight Onsight ascent by: jajen on 2003-05-27 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Witnessed by: DR, PRG
Added: 2003-05-27