Spinning Back Kick
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The Spinning Back Kick dihedral.
The opening moves are pretty good – climb the shallow dihedral to the top. Thin climbing (over small, marginal protection) leads to a set cracks separated by a small bulge. Continue up the good face above to the same large ledge shared by most of the climbs on the cliff. Be aware that there may be a little poison ivy in the cracks, but it’s easy to get around.
To the right of Pile Driver is a black water streak that ascends a corner behind a tree. This is the start of Spinning Back Kick.
Standard rack, the crux protects with small gear. Anchor off trees.
Cleaning Spinning Back Kick on rappel.
By Chris Walden
Sep 14, 2015
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b PG13
Fun short route. 2" or smaller cams and nuts.