Eat, Drink, and Beat Larry
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This line is a technical exercise in thin pocket pulling - very worthwhile.Requires some pretty precise footwork.
To find it, go to the Question of Balance Pinnacle and go left. You will pass Enchanted Porkfist (11a), and then 3 more routes before you reach the buttress with "Eat, Drink...."
On this buttress, around the right side of the arete, you will see "Kashmere" (improbably rated as a height-dependent 12c/13b). Just left of this is a 12a up a crack. The next route to the left is "Eat, Drink...", which has some funky old hangers on it.
Great for a hot day at Shelf!
|Comments on Eat, Drink, and Beat Larry
|By adam brink|
From: Boulder, CO
Feb 7, 2003
This is a beautiful route on wonderful limestone. The crux goes up the middle section on top quality, small pockets. Do this route!
|By Tzilla Rapdrilla|
May 11, 2010
The hangers probably need to be replaced on this route as there are significant rust stains running out underneath the bolts now.