Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
New Vice Area
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Alligator Allimony 
B.F. Bugs 
Blue Moon 
Call of the Mild 
Dealer's Choice 
Doctor Limit 
Doctor Rock 
Eel Pocket Route 
Eggs and Darts and Shit 
Eyebolt Approach 
Frequent Flatulence 
Goofed On Skunk Weed 
Jenna's Chimney 
Jenna's Face 
Living Postmortems 
New Tomorrow 
No Whippin Boys 
Pandemonium 
Pleasant Summer Absence 
Prairie Fire 
Syncopation 
Three Fat Chicks on a World Tour 
Two Tone Zephyr 
Unknown 
Vertical Vice 
Way Knarly Dudes 

Living Postmortems 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
FA: Nate Postma, 1991
Page Views: 943
Submitted By: Ian Harmon on May 24, 2006
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (15)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]

Description 

A fairly dirty/sandy climb. Basically just follow the large left leaning crack. Start in the corner and stem your way to a large inclined ledge. Continue acress the ledge without pro (a hex adds some extra security here). Continue up as the climb becomes vertical again, clipping a somewhat blind bolt around left of the crack and eventually reaching the top.

  • RCM&W #113, p.137.


Location 

About 20 yards past Two Tone Zephyr there is a large left facing crack. Start in a dihedral at the base of this crack.


Protection 

4 bolts, maybe a hex or two for added security (not required). Please use your own equipment when top roping.



Comments on Living Postmortems Add Comment
Show which comments
By Landstrykar
Oct 27, 2011

I climbed this recently without the recommended backup pro. It is by no means the most dangerous runout 5.8 at Red Wing, but probably the least worth it.

By kamrujj
Aug 5, 2013

Has anyone been up this route lately? Last time I was up it, one of the bolts at the anchor looked a little iffy to me.

By Nate Flink
From: Minneapolis, MN
Nov 15, 2013

One of the anchor chains is a little manky