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Climb past five bolts to a good no-hands rest. Continue past one more bolt, accessing the headwall on the right side of the roof. Pass two more bolts, finishing at a set of welded cold shuts. A wild ride, for sure. Cleaning the draws on top-rope is advisable.

Ethic: inherited from Reed's Creek

Leave No Trace, stay on trails, you-damage-trail-you-fix-it-NOW, no trundling onto road, no Quick-Links, no tick marks, clean up your chalk, clean up your tape, no chipping, no theft, no defacement, use camouflaged hardware, inspect & replace worn carabiners, respect red tags, walk on the left side of the road, respect hunters & hunting seasons, no top-roping through fixed gear, etc., etc.


Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: M. Fisher / C. Clarke, 2010


Located in Reed's Creek approx:
Long/Lat: -79.290693,38.785953

Route Grade Citations

5.10a Community registered grade
5.10a @drdoom

Route quality

Route quality

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