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Pro to 3.5". Traverse right along the horizontal crack (and a piton), then mantel your way up the bolted blunt arête.


Route History:

  • First Free Ascent: Pete Takeda & Eric Kohl, Dec 1991

    karcbr on mountainproject asserts that Keith Reynolds and Eric Kohl had the FA, not Pete Takeda and Eric Kohl.


Located in Southwest Base Area approx:
Lat/Long: 37.733929,-119.641350

Route Grade Citations

5.11a Community registered grade
Hard Landin' Brandon
5.11a Rock Climbing Yosemite Free Climbs

Route quality

Route quality

Overall quality score: 67%

Lead Styles

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