Route Guide - iPhone / Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New - School of Rock
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Warning Signs
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Batting Cage S 
Boating Prohibited S 
Enter at Your Own Risk S 
Land Before Time T,S 
No Lifeguard on Duty S 
PG13 S 
Power Surge T 
R.P. 4 S 
Red Circle with a Slash S 
Results May Vary S 
Surgeon General T 
Timeless S 
Warning Signs S 
Warning: Laser Beam S 
Watch For Rocks S 
Unsorted Routes:

Power Surge 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Todd Vogel
Page Views: 148
Submitted By: Tom Helvie on Jan 30, 2007

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 

Pretty good for a Gorge trad line. Solid rock, good pro and a minimum of bird crap. The crux is right off the deck protected by a small nut. Solid pro, some good jams and a few jugs continue up the crack to a final bulge/wider section (which contains some foul smelling bird "stuff").


Protection 

small nuts, cams to 2", open cold shut anchors



Comments on Power Surge Add Comment
Show which comments
By Jonathan Howland
Oct 13, 2008

My partner and I -- veterans of many trad lines in the ORG -- both thought the bottom quite hard for 10b if quite pleasant after the first 12 feet.

By outdooreric
From: Lyons, CO
Jan 17, 2013

This was originally rated 10a until I advised Marty it should be upgraded for the latest edition guidebook. Maybe it's still too hard for the grade?