Home - Destinations - iPhone/Android - Partners - Forum - Photos - Deals - What's New
Login with Facebook
Hawk-Eagle Ridge
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Body Lice 
Bold Finger 
Bowling Alley 
Brother Jug 
Central Park 
Cinch Crack 
Comeback Arete, The 
Crab, The 
Cracker Jack 
Dead Left 
Death Card (aka Ace of Spades) 
Die Heeda Rule 
Emergency Brake 
Grim Reaper 
Grubble Gully 
Hangman, The 
Heart of Gold 
I've Been Sick 
January Playmate 
January Rush 
Larch, The 
Lips Like Sugar 
Low Profile 
Nails to Nowhere 
Nobody's Home 
Pepe le Peu 
Peter's Out 
Peters Out - Roof Variation 
Prime Time Climb 
Resisting Arete 
Roof's Way 
Rupee Dog Route 
Rush Buick 
Russian Arete 
Self Abuse 
Shallow Grave 
Siberian Khatru 
Squeamish, The 
Stay Hungry 
Uninspiring Wall 
Walk About 
Werner Brothers' Roof 
You'll Poke Your Eye Out 


YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b R

Type: Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Dan Hare, Alan Bradley, 1980
Page Views: 69
Submitted By: tooTALLtim on Apr 13, 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]
The route.

Add Photo Add Comment    Printer View

Climbing reopened after flood MORE INFO >>>


At the left side of the Cinch Crack roof, start in the open dihedral. Work up to the rotten band, and traverse right under the roof on easy holds and low-angle smears. Now get ready! Find some marginal gear below the roof, and pull over on buckets or high step over the roof. Continue up and left around the next roof to a comfy belay.

It is quite a bit scary, mainly because the gear is suspect at the crux.


Left of the Cinch Crack roof, start in a small, obtuse dihedral.

Walk off to the northwest (uphill) and find a gully.


Standard rack, but a ballnut protects the easy, right traverse.

Comments on Stranglehold Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -