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Seven Year Itch - WI5

Average Rating = 4.00/5 Average Rating : 4.00 out of 5
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Route Summary | Ascent Notes (2)
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Consensus Ratings
  Difficulty WI5
  Safety Rating PG13
  Exposure 3.00/5
  Rock Quality (Not Rated)
  Scenery 5.00/5
  Fun Factor 4.00/5


Amazing climb on the west side of the valley approx 4-5 miles south of Purgatory. Fairly obvious. The approach is through private land but apparently the landowners have given climbers permission to cross there. Please be respectful. There is usually a path packed down. The climb can be a thin column in some years but in other years (like 04/05) it forms as a huge sheet. Steep climbing.

Submitted by: iceisnice on 2005-09-23
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Route ID: 70100

2 Ascents Recorded

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  Difficulty WI5
  Safety Rating PG13
  Fun Factor
Onsight Onsight ascent by: mpick on 2007-02-20 (View Climbing Log)

4 out of 5 stars Seven Year Itch

In HUGE this year. 1st pitch was steep and really abused from numerous ascents. 2nd pitch had 3 options, we chose the far left as it looked best. Middle line was really drippy and chandilier looking.

Added: 2007-03-13

Red Point Red Point ascent by: iceisnice on 2006-06-07 (View Climbing Log)

0 out of 5 stars Ascent Note

Classic route. Some years it fat and amazing, others, its thin and scary.

Added: 2006-06-07