Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
The Ruins
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Before Limitations S 
Big Pow Wow, The S 
Black Feather S 
Calf Rustler T,S 
Crooked Sky S 
Crossed Up S 
Dry Country S 
Duh Bulge S 
Fear of Intimacy S 
Four Crows S 
Hole Shot S 
Home on the Range T,S 
If We Bolt It They Won't Come T 
Jug Hunter S 
Kaboom T 
Lost Feather S 
Medicine Bag S 
No Excuses S 
One S 
One Green Spot S 
Oregon Trail S 
Parallel Ventures T,S 
Primal Sledge S 
Quick One, The T,S 
Relic, The T 
Techno Savage S 
Too Far Gone S 
White Eyes Arrive, The S 
You Call It S 

Home on the Range 

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

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Brian Benedon, 1998
Page Views: 689
Submitted By: Forest Hill on Jan 3, 2009

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (2)
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 

Fun climbing. There are a couple of sections of rock that look loose or crumbly from the ground, but either the FA or subsequent climbers have done a good job of cleaning the vast majority of it off.

The bolting (and lack thereof where appropriate) on this route is superb.

The climbing is surprisingly good, especially given the appearance of the darker sections of rock from the ground. The texture of the lighter rock in particular is great and provides just enough holds to make for a great route, while the trad parts take solid gear. There's even a bomber handjam down low.

Location 

This route is right of the chimney with the thorn bush in it where Four Crows starts. Another route branches off to the left at the 4th bolt,but this one continues straight up.

Protection 

5 Bolts, Gear to 1", Chains.


Comments on Home on the Range Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -