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Lichening Bolt - 5.10c

Average Rating = 2.00/5 Average Rating : 2.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Stuff under 1.5'' and a small piton that's questionable. Anchors at the top shared with North-facing crack climb "Bear's Delight" (5.5).
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.6
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality 3.00/5
  Scenery 4.00/5
  Fun Factor 3.00/5


Fairly crimpy with a few interesting body positions moving left to right and back again. One piton that's probably questionable. Anchors at the top on far left can be easily clipped with a bit of a reach from the top ridge via a great right handed jug. Fall may hurt on this coming down onto lower ledge. This climb is immediately right of Bear's Delight (5.5), sharing the same start on the ledge above Lichen or Leave it. Fun climb.

Descent Options:

Lower off rings.

Submitted by: up_for_a_good_time on 2009-05-17
Last Modified: 2010-04-23
Views: 687
Route ID: 99517

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.1
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: beattyjo on 2009-07-06 (View Climbing Log)

1 out of 5 stars Where is this route?

Please give location of this route relative to others nearby.

Added: 2009-07-06

  Difficulty 5.10c
  Safety Rating PG13
  Rock Quality
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: up_for_a_good_time on 2009-04-12 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars Fun...maybe a bit sustained.

There's a hold everywhere, just be sure to look. I self-belayed toproped this pitch. Can't wait to get back on with a partner.

Added: 2009-05-17