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Liba Kopeckovagreat route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 15, 2014

Liba Kopeckova

we were sprinting to its start and made it first - about 1 min later arrived a party of 2, 5 min later another party of 2, and half an hour later a party of 5!
Get an early start.
Wonderful route!!! We did the variation finish on the 7th pitch (the same finish as Unimpeachable Groping).
Posted Nov 16, 2014 7:25 pm

atavistCatch me if you can I'm the ginger cracks man  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 14, 2013


Climbed yesterday with Andy from JTree and another team of two. I led every pitch and was able to link 1&2 and 3&4 on a 70m rope with no simul. This makes the first two pitches epic. I'd only recommend this if you can runout the easy terrain and manage the rope.

P1: The wide crack from the ground, flake and chimney make this a memorable pitch. P7: The last pitch was also amazing. It had two chimney sections, one of which closes in behind you if you go in deep. It is easier than it looks.

After topping out we came back and did the last pitch of UG before rapping out in the dark.
Posted Mar 15, 2013 2:07 pm

haishanfirst 4 pitches
Date Climbed: Jan 5, 2012


Slow day and rapped after 4 pitches. Would like to go back and finish it.
Posted Mar 12, 2013 11:52 am

Steve LarsonBetter than Crimson Chrysalis  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Nov 3, 2012

Steve Larson

We climbed this several years after Radek wrote the beta. I think a lot of the loose stuff has come off the technical pitches since then. There is still a lot of loose rock on the 4th class pitch that could be a danger to anyone on the lower pitches or near the base.
Posted Nov 6, 2012 12:37 pm

fossananice route  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Apr 18, 2010


First 2 pitches were the most fun.
Posted Apr 18, 2010 11:39 pm

kovarpaFirst climb at RR  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Mar 27, 2009


good route, in a party of three with Matt and Iris (I lead the first three, Matt the last three). It was freezing cold.
Posted Mar 30, 2009 4:16 pm

Dow WilliamsGinger Cracks  Sucess!
Date Climbed: Jan 16, 2009

Dow Williams

As always, Radek's notes were spot on, all you need to carry for this route. Pleasant rock and a fun short day at Red Rocks. Don't see any 5.9 moves on it. Mostly 5.7, but fun stuff. 2nd Pitch was our favorite with a cool small chimney deal. Nothing to the "crux" pitch, should not have been bolted. The last pitch (7th), is pretty neat, not to be missed. The notch is a cool position on Rainbow Mountain. The descent off of the back end (south) and return to the base is quick and easy. Route sees no sun during the winter days. With Tom from Indy.
Posted Jan 18, 2009 7:26 pm

Sam PageGreat route  Sucess!

Sam Page

Climbed it in spring 2000. Great alternative to Crimson Chrysalis.
Posted Apr 20, 2008 7:07 pm

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