Ain't No Saint, 5.10b

5th Pitch- 100’- 5.10b/ Take the corner. The first few lie back moves are hard to protect. The crack in the corner ends up large and flaring. Only one lobe of your lower placement will make contact (3”-4”). Start the roof pull by torquing your foot in that flaring crack (watch your pro placements). There is a hidden under cling that will make this awkward pull much easier. Pull the roof and place small gear as you take the right option when the crack splits up and right on a narrow ramp. Make one final 5.10 move on the mantle out of this ramp over suspect rock. Set up belay below the next roof to the right on a nice belay ledge.
Ain't No Saint, 5.10b, 9 Pitches, South Face, Windy Peak, Red Rocks, NV, January, 2010

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rpc

rpc - Feb 3, 2010 12:32 pm - Voted 10/10

g-damn!

that looks beautiful! You DO love that Windy Peak, eh Dow :) Another gem.

Dow Williams

Dow Williams - Feb 3, 2010 12:47 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: g-damn!

dude, just sun chasing! cheers

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