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Prospect Point Pinnacle
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Creamy Caesar T,TR 
Dire Prospects (aka Unnamed 5.10a) T,TR 
Good Prospects T 
Hard Sell T,TR 
Poor Propects T,TR 
Prospect Point Pinnacle - East Face T 
Prospect Point Pinnacle - West Face T 
Second Day Air T,TR 
Short Sale T 
Son of a Bush T,TR 

Good Prospects 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Doug Hemken on Aug 22, 2011

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An initial look before the lead

Description 

Thin face moves. There are more of the sharp sidepulls that characterize Prospect Point Pinnacle.

Location 

Right of the start (lower wall) to Prospect Point Pinnacle's East Face.

Protection 

Nuts, micro nuts, and finger sized cams.


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By Doug Hemken
Administrator
Aug 22, 2011

This was an unusual find for two guys who have been kicking around the Lake for a while: a previously undocumented route with nice moves! Naturally, there was already chalk on it ....

Burt's gear beta: a side-runner at the start, and a tiny micro nut just after the crux move (which is low).
By Burt Lindquist
Administrator
From: Madison, WI
Aug 22, 2011

The side runner (according to Doug's knowledge... Brit parlance describing a protection placement utilized off route or one route or crack over)was the smallest Metolius TCU (grey 00) stuck in a small crack I dug dirt out of with my trusty BD nut tool (the hooked end) just visible lower right in the photo Doug has posted.... up higher above the crux was a Metolius Power Cam (purple 0) and a #3 curved BD Stopper in a horizontal and then just before the top another neat little BD RP...