Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Pistol Ridge
Select Route:
A Fresh Start T 
Armed T 
Bitchmobile T 
Chem Studs S 
Crouching Tiger T 
Danger Mouse S 
Double Helix T 
Dreams 
Hidden Dragon T 
It's a Wonderful Life S 
Menifee Meth T 
People Gully T 
Please Don't Feed the Triceratops S 
Rerigerator, The T 
Ride 'em Cowboy T 
Super Gun T 
When Doves Cry 
X Files, The T 

The X Files 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Erik Farley, Elke Breitback (1994)
Page Views: 152
Submitted By: Casey the "Renaissance Man" on Jul 11, 2012

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 

X-formation on the face. Long moves to get off the ground. The crux is in the center of the X. Fun climbing on cool features. Beware of some of the thin features, there is some fragile rock. Rap from a tree. If you are feeling an adventure climb continue up and left of the tree through dirt and brush to an old set on bolted anchors but its better to just rap off the tree

Location 

20 feet right of the pinnacle.

Protection 

Stardard rack for the Red


Comments on The X Files Add Comment
Show which comments
By Andy Weinmann
From: Alexandria, VA
Apr 2, 2014
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

This kinda has two cruxes. Getting off the ground is an interesting boulder problem that will protect with a small cam. The high crux is pulling the small roof to work up into the relatively easy off-width. Take a #4 and 5.