Login with Facebook
 ADVANCED
Finger Flatiron
Select Route:
Dropline TR 
East Face Right/Finger Flatiron T 
East Face/Finger Flatiron T 
Just Right TR 
Mere Wall T 
Monodoigt T,TR 
Northwest Corner T 
Nude Figures in a Hollow Fruit S,TR 
Patience S,TR 
Polydoigt TR 
Right Crack T 
Thicker T,TR 
Thinner T,TR 

Thinner 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c R

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: R. Rossiter & J. Rossiter, 1988
Page Views: 96
Submitted By: Leo Paik on May 28, 2003

You & This Route  |  Other Opinions (1)
Your todo list:
Your stars:
Your rating: -none- [change]
Your ticklist: [add new tick]
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

  • Subject to Seasonal Closures MORE INFO >>>
  • Climbing areas reopened after flood MORE INFO >>>

  • Description 

    This route is located on the W side of the Finger Flatiron in a small amphitheatre facing SW below & S of the Finger-Box col or just above the western slot between the Finger & Hand on the approach to Mere Wall.

    This was formerly called Inthinuation in Rossiter's Boulder Climbs North guidebook. His more recent Flatirons guidebook lists it as the name given here.

    Just 10-15 feet R of Monodoigt, ascend a small overhang with a long reach L to a undercling bucket. Turning the overhang and getting your feet situated L on the slab is likely the crux. An occasional tips seam supplemented with arÍte holds on the R draw you upward. Finish on the same ledge as Monodoigt. This would be challenging to protect as a lead. Fun, short.

    As a TR, the anchor is slightly to the L of the line.

    Protection 

    Hmm, big cam, probably #4 Camalot to start, then finger-sized cam, then maybe wires or offsets. Cams for anchors.


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