Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Franklin Gorge
Select Route:
A Moment of Clarity S 
Aloha (Bircham's Other) S 
Anchors Away S 
Aqualung S 
Barnacle Bill S 
Barney Rubble S 
Belly of the Whale S 
Bends, The S 
Bircham's Beach S 
Bird of Prey S 
Black Magic S 
Blood, Sweat and Chalk S 
Break the Chain S 
Castaways S 
Davey Jones' Locker S 
Decompression Sickness S 
Dig Dog Dig S 
Dynosaurus S 
Early Retirement T,S 
Eddie's 10b Roof S 
Edge-u-cation  S 
First Aid S 
Gray Matter S 
Hidden Treasure S 
Jump Start S 
Keelhauled S 
Kelvin Roof (?) T 
Last Laugh, The S 
Limestoned S 
Lost Planet Airman S 
Lunar Debris S 
Mostly Harmless S 
Neptune (?) S 
Odysseus S 
Potential Energy S 
Raised by Sasquatch S 
Rock Your World S 
Roofasaurus S 
Shipwrecked S 
Sizzle S 
Slush S 
Squeal Like a Pig S 
Sticks and Stones S 
Super Amazing Sea Monkeys S 
Sweet Dreams S 
Unknown 5.10c (Roadside) S 
Unnamed RB 1  S 
Unnamed RB 2 S 
Van Idle Route 1 S 
Van Idle Route 2 S 
Walk the Plank S 
Wild, Wild West S 
Wintermute S 
Wish I Were a Fisherman S 
Wish I Were a Golfer S 

Lost Planet Airman 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: 
Page Views: 269
Submitted By: Jesse Morehouse on Jun 22, 2008

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (5)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]
Private Property MORE INFO >>>

Description 

A great climb. Almost all on limestone and great technical movement with good holds where you need them.


Location 

From the top of the approach trail go right past the first major buttress a hundred yds or so to where the trail comes in close to the cliff again. This is the bolted route you literally stand in the trail to belay. It trends up and right.


Protection 

Draws



Comments on Lost Planet Airman Add Comment
Show which comments
By David Raines
Jun 29, 2013

My first 5.11c... I had to fight for it, and I'm quite proud of the accomplishment.

The route is a little low angle at parts, and the crux is getting up to the roof, above a slab. Usually the kind of fall that would make me uncomfortable, but a couple of friends took big whippers there, and were fine.

Great route if you like techy, side-pulling face climbs, and aren't worried about falling into a (mild) slab. You may feel a bit run out when you hit the crux.