Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
North Side
Select Route:
Bombelay 
Cornflake Crack 
Creatures of Waste 
Deliverance aka : Squeal Like a Pig 
Extra Crimpy Chicken 
Glass Menagerie, The 
Guillotine, The 
Invisible Airwaves 
Invisible Airwaves Direct 
Kahntian Ethics 
Killer Whales 
Off the Wall 
Pooter the Poacher 
Remember Appomattox (aka Rowins's Route) 
Ride the Lightning 
Safari Arete (extension) 
Safari Jive 
Safari Jive Direct 
Safari Jive Double Direct  
Seal, The 
Sperm, The 
Waste Not, Want Not 
Waverly Waster 
Whitney's Excellent Route 
Womb, The 

Ride the Lightning 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Harrison Shull, Ron Funderburke 2007
Season: Spring, Fall
Page Views: 661
Submitted By: Phoffmann on Sep 26, 2012
Good Page? 0 people like this page. Your opinion:   

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
2013 Closures MORE INFO >>>

Description 

An obscure classic left of Extra Crimpy Chicken.
Climb easy terrain to a bolt and then get charged up for action. Pass a small right facing corner (rps for pro) to weird rock at a stance. Pop in a #3 Camalot and embark on small edges up a bolted face to a unique move at the 4th bolt. Climb small dihedrals to a two bolt anchor.


Location 

40 feet right of the Glass Menagerie next to Extra Crimpy Chicken.


Protection 

bolts and gear to #3 camalot. RP's for the start.



Comments on Ride the Lightning Add Comment
Show which comments
By BruceBurgessNC
Nov 18, 2012
rating: 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- E6 6b PG13

This is one badass, high quality pitch. Be prepared for intense variety. No brass necessary. Single run of cams tiny C3 to #2 C4 plus a small stopper after the first bolt.