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Cinco de Mayo
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Cinco de Mayo

 
Cinco de Mayo

Page Type: Route

Location: California, United States, North America

Lat/Lon: 36.50230°N / 118.7155°W

Object Title: Cinco de Mayo

Route Type: Technical Rock

Time Required: One to two days

Difficulty: V 5.10+ A3

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Page By: brutus of wyde

Created/Edited: Dec 29, 2004 / Dec 26, 2007

Object ID: 163354

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Approach

Start just to the west of the North Arete.

Route Description

See topo.

Essential Gear

 
Cinco de Mayo
 
Ice axe and crampons in early season.
2 sets camalots to #3
1ea. #3.5 and #4 Camalot
1 set Alien Hybrids
2 ea. blue, green, yellow, red Aliens
1 set tiny nuts to medium incl. brass offsets
Grappling Hook
Talon
Skyhook
5 LAs mostly short
5 KBs/Bugs
1 ea. sawed-off baby angles
1 std. angle
#1 and #2 Ballnutz
4 Assorted copperheads
85 Neutrinos
2 50m or 60m ropes required to descend Spike Hairdoo.

Miscellaneous Info

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Images

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