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Lamontís Period  

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: MJM & RAMM, 12/10
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Submitted By: MJM on Dec 18, 2010

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Dave Wayne getting into the crux of Lamont's Perio...


Start either under C1 or traverse in from the right for an easier start. Once at C1, go straight up on huge holds for 2 clips to a very good ledge (LLLL).

Sustained 8ish climbing straight up for 3 clips on good pockets and edges gets you to a great stance. Continue on with more great holds for 2 clips and then cruise the final short crux bulge section and then climb sharp pockets to the anchors.


This is in between First Blood & Period Epic.


11 clips to anchors.

Photos of Lamontís Period Slideshow Add Photo
Brenda at the anchors for Lamont's Period.  Anchors for "First Blood" can be seen slightly down and left.
BETA PHOTO: Brenda at the anchors for Lamont's Period. Anchor...
Nan leading Lamont's Period.  Sorry, not a very good climbing pic, but it shows the route well.
Nan leading Lamont's Period. Sorry, not a very go...
Location of bolts on Lamont's Period.  You can see the crack for "First Blood" on the left side of the picture.
BETA PHOTO: Location of bolts on Lamont's Period. You can see...
Yann Starting Lamont's Period. <br />Rachel & I would like to thank Yann for all his hard work on all the trails he has greatly improved! Including: The Piggy Bank, The Bank Rob, The Mural East etc....
Yann Starting Lamont's Period. Rachel & I would li...

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By Rich F.
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Apr 17, 2011
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

I thought this was a fun moderate route on the blunt arete about 12 feet right of "First Blood." For me, the crux was clipping the first bolt, and then again reaching the bolt just about 15 inches left and below where Nan is standing in the photo. BTW, it's a long route to the top -- a 60M rope should be okay, but tie knots in the end to be safe.

MJM -- the bolts were all thoughtfully placed; thank you for putting up a fun moderate route!