Climbs a cool pocketed face to a ledge mid-way up with some loose rock (optional belay). Steep corner to an exciting traverse, ending at the big burned tree . Rap off the burned tree (bring webbing).
Checking for Chipmunks. Left variation, 5.10R; to the roof, LB over, head to Treehugger tree. Wider than #6.
See overview topo.
Standard rack to #3, set of nuts.
|By George Perkins|
From: Los Alamos, NM
Oct 31, 2013
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a
Not sure about the anchor situation post-2011 Las Conchas fire. If the trees no good and you don't have a drill, you might have to leave gear or climb a short chossy-looking pitch to get to the rim.