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First crux, near tower

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First crux, near tower
12-August-2007: This is the first crux, near the first tower. I think Supertopo rates this 5.5 or something like that. I went up one of the cracks in hiking boots (probably should have put on my climbing shoes :)

For an alternative approach, see this shot ...


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Vahid AshrafiNice shot !

Vahid Ashrafi

Voted 10/10

Thanks for voting my page . I hope you'll be better soon and start your climbings again . Cheers , Vahid .
Posted Nov 12, 2007 12:38 am

PellucidWombatHow to choose?!


Voted 10/10

So many fun looking ways to go up there!
Posted Aug 19, 2010 11:33 pm

rhyangRe: How to choose?!


Hasn't voted

It's a really fun route -- if you feel solid soloing fourth / easy fifth in the Sierra there is no need to bring gear IMO. Just sticky rubber approach shoes and a pair of climbing shoes as backup. This is a perfect time of year to do it too.
Posted Aug 20, 2010 11:50 am

PellucidWombatRe: How to choose?!


Voted 10/10

I can be skittish with exposure, but from the looks of it, I think Gordon Ye and I will probably solo high, and then simul-climb most of the rest of the route. I'm looking forward to getting on it this weekend.
Posted Aug 20, 2010 3:21 pm

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rhyangSubmitted by rhyang
on Aug 13, 2007 12:48 pm

Image ID: 323094
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Lat/Lon: 37.36810°N / 118.767°W
Object Title: First crux, near tower

Image Type(s): Rock Climbing, Alpine Climbing