|The Long Wall
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Start by climbing up the arete, making some bouldery moves to gain the ledge under an overhang. At the overhang, clip the 3rd bolt and figure out which way to go to gain the 4th bolt (crux). From here, the climb eases up as you proceed over a clean face making use of very positive holds. This is a hard onsight. Figuring out whether to go right or left at the crux is not obvious. This route could benefit from more traffic to clean it up a bit.
This route is located on the arete just to the right of the start of Maximum Overdrive, 5.11c and Cave Woman, 5.10d.
7 bolts, shuts.
Sep 17, 2012
I broke a hold at the top of this one for a painful whipper. Maybe I just royally screwed up the beta, but I found it to be pretty painful/unfun--it did not flow easily for me.
Also, it felt hard--harder than maximum overdrive next door.
|By Sam Stephens|
2 days ago
Won't do this one ever again... Never should have been bolted.