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Robert Andrew Hughson edited a topo, an area and some routes at McCrae Lake. 560 discuss 4 weeks ago

Created 1 area, 7 routes and 1 topo.

Created the area McCrae Lake.
Updated node location.
description

The Crow’s Nest Lookout is situated on a 100-foot granite cliff overlooking the untarnished waters of McCrae Lake.

approach

Take the backpacking trail west from the parking lot to Crow's Nest (also called "Eagle's Nest").

access issues

Unknown

where to stay

Backcountry camping onsite

Created the route 5.12c The Seamstress.
description

Overhanging route on the main wall.

Created the route 5.10a Matt's Route.
Created the route 5.10c Desperado.
description

Line of bolts left of Unknown

Created the route 5.9 Pockets Are Good.

Originally named 'Unknown'.

description

Line of bolts right of Desperado.

Created the route 5.11b The Warm Up.
description

Right of The Seamstress

Created the route 5.11- Squirmish.

Originally named 'Unknown 2'.

description

Route starts right of Matt's Route. Bring gear to 3". Start on the right crack and follow to a ledge, climb a slightly overhung ledge to gain the first bolt, follow a rail up to the second bolt and place gear as you climb through the off-width to the anchors.

Created the route 5.9 Caesar Salad.

Originally named 'Uknown 3'.

Changed number of bolts from '5' to '4'. — Added personal grade contribution '5.10c'. — Changed route grade from '5.10' to '5.10c'. — Changed name from 'Uknown 3' name 'Unknown 3'.

description

Furthest sport route climbers right on the crag, if approaching from trail this is the first route you will encounter.

Climb through two overhangs to a dihedral and up another overhang to the anchors.

Neil Miller started this discussion 29 days ago.

Hey Robert, I was trying to figure out the name of this route based on your descriptions but fell short. Possible you recognize? Thanks, Neil