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Description:
  1. (5.8) Start up 'West Chimney' for the first 80 ft, then exit the chimney and traverse to the right to the base of a left-facing corner. Belay in the alcove.

  2. (5.10a) Climb the hand crack in the corner to a squeeze chimney and a liebacking finger crack followed by easy slabs to the top.

Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: TM Herbert & Bruce Cooke, 1968

Location:  

Located in West Face approx:
Lat/Long: 38.776693,-120.308400

Route Grade Citations

5.10a Community registered grade
5.8, 5.10a **Hard Landin' Brandon
5.9 Rock Climbing Lake Tahoe
5.9 Rock 'N Road: Rock Climbing Areas of North America

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 50%

Lead Styles

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