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Sang
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Post by Sang » Sat Aug 21, 2010 7:57 pm

The runouts are part of the radness of that climb! Looking down at your last draw 20 feet below and the ragin river beyond. Its pretty cruisy, I'd say bone it out. If not, maybe some finger size pieces here and there?

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Post by slopr » Sat Aug 21, 2010 9:55 pm

Hey bearbreeder you probably won't need any gear as this is the easiest multipitch around even by beginner standards and there is only one crux move on the entire climb with a bolt above your head. If you have led any single pitch on squamish granite you have nothing to worry about. Have fun it's a beautiful spot.

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Post by paulc » Sat Aug 21, 2010 10:34 pm

Agreed. Super casual. Don't bother with the gear.

Hard move is 1 .9 move on the last pitch. It is an abrupt bit of technical (but only one move and then casual again) in the midst of cruiser-ville.

P

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Post by scrubber » Sun Aug 22, 2010 9:08 am

I used to take a single #.75 or 1 camalot for a horizontal crack on the middle section of the climb. My (somewhat suspect) recollection is that with that piece, there are no run-outs longer than about 15 feet.

Kris

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Post by dirty » Sun Aug 22, 2010 10:17 am

Yeah, I think I have the beta you need to do the route...



GET YER a$% UP THERE!!!!



Hope this helps...
A.

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Post by Lurch » Sun Aug 22, 2010 12:33 pm

Its super mellow and fun. It was my first multi long before i owned a single piece of trad gear. Go send it!

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