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*Upper Diagonal - 5.9

Average Rating = 4.50/5 Average Rating : 4.50 out of 5
Route sequence (left to right): 1
Route Summary | Ascent Notes (18)
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Top Rope or Medium pro for lead
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure 4.57/5
  Rock Quality 4.43/5
  Scenery 4.29/5
  Fun Factor 4.71/5

Description:

Again, starting on the same ledge as Birch Tree Crack. Follow the diagonal crack to the summit. It angles up and left. Strenuous and well protected.

Submitted by: wildtrail on 2003-02-25
Last Modified: 2006-11-18
Views: 1000
Route ID: 32655

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18 Ascents Recorded

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Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: mattkuehl on 2011-05-08 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Classic

Fun climb, good lead.

Added: 2011-05-08

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: chicago-dan on 2010-04-18 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars Ascent Notes

This climb is a classic - very fun crack climb.

Added: 2010-04-30

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: usef on 2008-10-30 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars upper d

crack

Added: 2008-10-31

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure
  Rock Quality
  Scenery
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: climb4free on 2002-03-30 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars DL Classic

Climbed it back in the day. On 8/10/08 climbed it as my first ever night climb. Very cool experience.

Added: 2008-09-04

Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: jamesjay on 2007-06-16 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars pretty fun climb

want it on lead next time

Added: 2007-06-17

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