Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Goat Rock
Select Route:
BaaaD To The Bone S 
Bad, Bad Goat S 
Capra Diem S 
Clan Of The Goatmen S 
Empire of the Goats S 
Eric The Goat S 
Goat Arete S 
Goat Goes Up, Must Come Down S 
Goats in the Hood S 
Goats on the Fringe S 
High Flying Goats S 
No Goats, No Glory S 
Olympic Free Style Goat Toss S 
Ram T,S 
Sacrificial Goat S 
Satyr S 
Solitary Goat S 
Supergoat S 

Eric The Goat 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: RMWright, Koko Kosila, 2003
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 487
Submitted By: Richard M. Wright on May 29, 2003

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Description 

Eric The Goat runs up the pegmatite slab off the second terrace and just about gets you to the top of Goat Rock. The best approach is to do one of the lower pitches. It has solid stone, is real juggy, and is not very difficult until the very last move - where the hands get a bit out of sequence. ETG is a tad overbolted. It was drilled from hooks on solo-lead, and I still don't have the rig down pat.


Protection 

Take a dozen draws and something for the double bolt anchor.



Comments on Eric The Goat Add Comment
Show which comments
By Ivan Rezucha
From: Fort Collins, CO
Aug 14, 2011

Pleasant but mostly easy. You can move left at the crux either high or low. There are two bolts very close together, ~1 foot apart, at the crux for some reason. I see from the description that the reason is this was bolted on the lead from hooks.