Flakes and Horns
||Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
|Consensus: || YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]|
|FA: ||Drew Spaulding, 2007|
|New Route: ||Yes|
|Season: ||spring through fall. winter possible but skis might be nessesary|
|Page Views: ||291|
|Submitted By: ||Drew Spaulding on Mar 5, 2010|
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Flakes and Horns is the 2nd route from the left on the smaller buttress. There is some loose rock under the roof half way up. Be sure to carry a long runner for the slung horn before moving to the 2-bolt anchor. It is pumpier than it looks!
5 bolts and a slung horn to the 2-bolt anchor (it shares anchor with Jams and Jugs
By Dougald MacDonald
Jul 1, 2012
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
Somewhat sketchy: only four bolts (not six) and some looseness. A 1.5 inch cam would be nice before the first bolt. But the climbing is steep and fun... felt harder than 10a.