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Horn's Mother - 5.11a

Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00 out of 5
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  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
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  Scenery (Not Rated)
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You can see it from the entrance road, yet seldom climbed. Incredible, left-leaning splitter up the face right of Walt's Wall start. Usually done as two pitches, divided by a big pod. Crux is the wretched wide-hand/fist flare at the start; then a 10+ offwidth section. Have your second send up extra fist-size gear before following. Exiting the pod is exciting; then 100 feet of sustained, difficult fists (10+). As a bad joke for blown forearms, the exit is thin hands. No top anchor. Rap 4th of July (165'+!) or Water Streak.

Submitted by: timmet on 2002-03-31
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Route ID: 15255

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  Difficulty 5.11a
  Safety Rating G
Solo Solo ascent by: angry on 1978-08-28 (View Climbing Log)

5 out of 5 stars !

This is a superb line. I've climbed it maybe 5 times including one free solo in Oct 06'. It is simply one of the best at it's grade anywhere.

Added: 2006-11-28

Red Point Red Point ascent by: piton on 1996-10-24 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 1996-10-24

Red Point Red Point ascent by: gambler on 1983-08-10 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Incredibe route....this is what Vedawoo is all about,just amazing!

Added: 1983-08-10