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Obviously four Believers - 5.11a

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Double set of sm - med wires double cams .5 - 3 opt. 3.5
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On the left side of face ascend right leaning ramp dihedral system to middle earth. Climb starts off middle earth below the Eye of Mordor. Climb right side of Eye either directly or by angling into eye part way from thin left leaning seam (easier though runout .8). from belay atop eye move up and then left on ledge to rap anchors and belay. Move off right end of ledge and up into right facing system that thins to a hand/finger crack and belay in circular depression. Move left across knobby face and climb right side of triangular flake to its top, 2 old bolts for anchors. Clip bolt with new hanger and pull crux (.11a) over small overlap and move up to larger overlap. Follow overlap left then straight up to large ledge and belay. Step left from belay on ledge 15' and climb slot turning to great finger/hand crack. Step left around a small roof and finish up crack system to large ledge marking end of climb. Exit right off ledge around North Ridge and scramble down Spearheads west sloeps.

Submitted by: cologman on 2005-07-16
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Route ID: 68089

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Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: flamer on 2005-07-14 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Had to yard through the crux...but figured it out as I did....wish I had had more time to work on it but the old Alpine adage applied....try it twice then pull through....
Fun route... the Eye of Mordor is HARD! And wet...

Witnessed by: Jeff
Added: 2005-07-14

Hang Dog Hang Dog ascent by: cologman on 2005-07-14 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Good route although not quite as clean a line as I was hoping. The 5.11a crus is out of character with the rest of the climb which checks in around .9+ or .10-. The Eye of Mordor pitch is the most most sustained and demanding.

Witnessed by: Flamer
Added: 2005-07-14