Hall of Smears
|Type: ||Sport, 1 pitch, 100'|
|Consensus: || YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E4 6a [details]|
|FA: ||Dave Thomas, Antoinette Frates - May 1992|
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|Submitted By: ||Chirp on Feb 11, 2006|
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little steeper than first may appear
A couple hundred feet past Last Rites on the right hand side of the main canyon of South fork. A difficult slab route with two distinct cruxes.
The first is a funky mantle to some delicate sidepulls and the second is a strenuous and delicate step up smear to a pinch. The rest of the pitch is fun and aesthetic.
Climber on the second ascent showing the mantle st...
tricky start to a hellish slab.
very thin, round and sandy
|Comments on Hall of Smears
|By the professor|
Jun 2, 2013
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a
Superb friction climb! Very safe with lotsa bolts (ground up FA). It was originally rated 5.11d, and I agree with that.