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Pippy the Zen Head - 5.9

Average Rating = 3.67/5 Average Rating : 3.67 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (12)
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8 bolts
Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
  Exposure (Not Rated)
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery (Not Rated)
  Fun Factor (Not Rated)


Arete/slab climb around the corner of Goregeous towers to the left of the gulley.

That chockstone in the gulley is off, so don't even think about it. The crux comes at the top and requires a thin hold you trust to drive up to a bomber hold and finish out to the anchor.

Submitted by: maculated on 2002-04-05
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Route ID: 15343

12 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: ericfoltz on 1998-05-25 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Lead


Added: 2010-05-10

  Safety Rating G
Onsight Onsight ascent by: lithiummetalman on 2008-11-24 (View Climbing Log)

3 out of 5 stars -


Added: 2008-12-01

  Difficulty 5.9
  Safety Rating G
Top Rope Top Rope ascent by: gochubug on 2007-09-14 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Ascent note

Fun route. One of 8 we did that day with none other than Peter Croft rope-gunning for us.

Added: 2007-09-27

Onsight Onsight ascent by: greenrocker on 2006-10-22 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Solid climbing, even if I did stem the chockstone, can I make it up with a dino to the last jug?

Witnessed by: Chris and Val
Added: 2006-10-22

Red Point Red Point ascent by: pitonboy on 2006-09-05 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

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Added: 2006-09-05

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