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  1. 80 ft (5.11b) Thin finger crack to sustained liebacking and a mantel to the 2-bolt chain anchor. Pro to 2".

  2. Runout face climbing up and left of Silver Ledge. Seldom climbed.

P2 variation: 'Lady Luck'.


Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Mark Hudon & Max Jones, 1976

    First 5.11 in Tahoe. Hudon then free soloed it in 1978.


Located in East Face approx:
Lat/Long: 38.776566,-120.308047

Route Grade Citations

5.11b Community registered grade
Hard Landin' Brandon
5.11b Rock Climbing Lake Tahoe
5.11b Rock 'N Road: Rock Climbing Areas of North America

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 83%

Lead Styles

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