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Anteater - East

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Anteater - East  


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Submitted By: grk10vq on Apr 25, 2012
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Description 

The "horses ass" of the Anteater formation, the east side climbing offers a selection of hits and misses. A few good routes, a few bad, and a few ugly...

By no means a destination, the east side of Anteater still should not be ignored. A great escape on crowded days, you'll find primarily traditional routes and very few fixed anchors. A lot of routes here are run-out and poorly protected, pick and choose wisely, the quality lines will be apparent.

Descend: Walk-off the crag's center routes to the far left side and rappel via Fly Boy's anchors.

Getting There 

From Parking Lot Rock, follow signs leading down past Morning Glory Spire and into the brush. Pass the west side of Anteater (Scream Cheese) and walk around to the back side.

Climbing Season



Weather station 14.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',0],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',1]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',1],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',1],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Anteater - East:
No Net   5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
Circus Roof   5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b     Trad, 1 pitch, 40'   
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Featured Route For Anteater - East
Vulture Crack

Vulture Crack 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c  ID : City of Rocks : ... : Anteater - East
Worthy of a quick spin, the Vulture Crack will deliver entertainment. Solid gear, an aesthetic line, and a rewarding crux make this a good option on a crowded day. Plan on devoting time to this one. Rack up and belay from the ground then scramble up the slab to reach the start. Begin with a solid hand crack that leads up and into the "vultures den". Crawl out of this trap and forge on to a small, sloping ledge at the base of a dihedral. Follow an excellent crack up for 20 feet to the r...[more]   Browse More Classics in ID

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