Pile Driver

Page Type: Route
Lat/Lon: 34.74470°N / 98.5317°W
Route Type: Technical Rock Climb: Traditional
Time Required: Less than two hours
Difficulty: 5.6


Drive up the Mt. Scott road to the summit parking lot. Park in the parking lot on the north side. Walk back down the mountain road for about 75 yards (count 25 guardrail posts from the top). The trail(?) scrambles down a ramp to the right (east) for 30 ft, then switches to the left and scrambles down another 50 ft to the bottom of the wall. Note the picture below for the route.

Route Description

Follow the large flake using lie-back moves. Arrive at a big ledge. Continue up a second crack to the top, or move right on the ledge and rap down Foolish Behavior.

Click on this link for a topo of "Pile Driver".

Andrew's Attitude: Route #3 (Click photo to enlarge)

Essential Gear

One 50-60 meter rope. A variety of large pro.

Miscellaneous Info

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