Natural Lines

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Lots of sun!
Uphill
10 mins

The tall crack-seamed buttresss up and right of the Sector VIPS sees little attention. All the routes require a rack and the fixed gear is 15+ years old on 3 of the routes. If they were re-geared then they would be high quality challenges. CONDITIONS - A tall south-facing wall which gets plenty of sun. Less sheltered than the other crags in the Hidden Valley Guidebook page 181.

Route (click for voting and user comments) Symbols Grade
1
Final Exam
As its name suggests, this is the hardest route of the trio, up the smooth left-hand side of the wall.1) 6a+, 20m. Scrappy...
 
Technical
Pumpy
7c
2
Midterm Exam
The central crack line could also do with some new bolts.1) 5+, 20m. easy climbing to the ledge.2) 6c, 35m. The...
 
Technical
7a+
3
Entrance Exam
The first route of the degree course follows an elegant line up the right-hand side of the wall.1) 6b+, 15m. Climb direct...
 6c
4
Teorema Chino de los Restos
The local topo lists a fully-bolted route somewhere nearby, probably up the hill to the right.
 7b+