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Neptune 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: R. McGown, T. Olson
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Submitted By: peachy spohn on Jul 11, 2009

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Neptune

Carver cliff is on PRIVATE PROPERTY! MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is the obvious off-width/chimney climb to the left of Smooth Torquer. Place your gear in the smaller crack that is on the right and wiggle up the route with your back against the felt wall. It is fairly dirty, but solid rock and fun moves make it worth your time (and with more ascents it is sure to get better). A hollow sounding flake is near the top, but seems to be solid enough...just tred lightly.

Location 

Left side of Rock Garden Wall and left of Smooth Torquer.

Protection 

Gear to 2" and bolted anchor.


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By peachy spohn
Jul 13, 2009

I saw two seperate groups get on Neptune this weekend and it seems to be getting cleaner!
By another Chad
May 21, 2012
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This is a really nice climb and protects well. Unfortunately it's dirty higher up but it's still worth tying in for. A little bit of cleaning by each climber would do this line a world of good.


Chad
By Patrick Fink
Aug 1, 2013

The finish of the route moves past a broken flake on the right side of the chimney. Avoid loosing this on your partner.

No need for big gear, cams to 3". Double length sling to lasso a block to protect final moves, or run it out about 8'