|Fern Point - Party Buttress
Very fun jamming (hands in double cracks!) and stemming. Beautiful orange corner.
First major corner right of the major arete/buttress The Prowess. Looks for a narrow pillar split by two major double cracks.
smallish to 3". Bolts under large roof.
Moving past the bolts up to the long traverse to t...
|By Jeremy Steck|
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Oct 8, 2007
The first 40 ft. of this route makes for a nice 5.9- rainy day route. There are slings to lower from. The upper portion of the climb is well worth doing though.
Jan 13, 2011
It's 5.8+ to the first set of shuts -- to do the route at its original 5.10 rating, traverse right under the roof until reaching the bolt anchor for it's neighboring sport climb.
From: carrboro, nc
Aug 19, 2013
Fun lead to the anchors. Agreed this is 5.8+ with a variety of smearing, stemming and jamming. There is a irrevocable flexcam at the top of the double crack that can be clipped, saving you some time moving to the ledge.