2011-09-25 - Mungy start to P1
2011-09-25 - Mungy start to P2 which I linked w/ P1.
2011-09-25 - End of P2 just beyond the tree. P3 goes up the corner to the roof and around the left on the thin flake.
2011-09-25 - Jared at P2 belay.
2011-09-25 - Steep & slick liebacks on P3.
2011-09-25 - Steep & slick liebacks on P4. Cathedral Spires are behind.
2011-09-25 - Cathedral spires seen from atop P4. The aid ladder starts after stepping on that block.
2011-09-25 - The easy aid bolt ladder over the 5.10c slab on P5. We brought alpine aiders to make it cush. A tension traverse is needed to get off and over to the 5.8 lieback.
2011-09-25 - Looking down P4 from the belay.
2011-09-25 - Leading The P5 crux as a C0 aid climb. (by Jared Wood)
2011-09-25 - Looking down the bolt ladder on P5. Easy A0 and we brought alpine aiders to make it cush.
2011-09-25 - El Cap seen from the bolt ladder on P5.
2011-09-25 - Tensioning over to the 5.8 lieback with the Cathedral Spires behind.
2011-09-25 - The 5.8 lieback & awkward 5.9 roof.
2011-09-25 - Looking down P5. Easy 5.6 cracks here made harder by the terrible rope drag as my lines caught in the roof. Doh!
2011-09-25 - The Cathedral Spires from P5 belay.
2011-09-25 - Looking up from P5 belay. Standard route goes over slabs to the right. Original goes up the chimneys to the left.
2011-09-25 - Climber on the "50 Crowded" variation. They are passing us as we deal with our rope cluster. Doh!
2011-09-25 - Leading the runout slab and getting lost on P6 (by Jared Wood)
2011-09-25 - The runout slab on P6. Now where is that piton?
2011-09-25 - Climbers on P6-P7.
2011-09-25 - Jared following P6, which mostly traverses and has very little pro.
2011-09-25 - Looking up P7. A climber is belaying at the base of P8.
2011-09-25 - Looking up P7. A climber is just starting P8.
2011-09-25 - Looking down P7.
2011-09-25 - Looking up the awkward P8. This is where I killed my camera.
2011-09-25 - Interesting piton at the P7-8 belay.
2011-09-25 - The awkward P8. This is where I killed my camera.
2011-09-25 - Climber ahead on P9.
2011-09-25 - Jared finishing P8.
2011-09-25 - Starting up P9.
2011-09-25 - Looking down P9 & P10.
2011-09-25 - Final wide to finish P10.
2011-09-25 - Jared finishing P10.
2011-09-25 - P11, last pitch! 5.7 undercling to reach the 5.7 groove on the right.
2011-09-25 - P11 5.7 groove. There were some frogs in here.
2011-09-25 - Mungy finish to the climb.
2011-09-25 - Rainy descent and wet rappels down the gully (by Jared Wood)