Ledgends of Limonite

This route is located in the Muir Valley at Great Wall

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Ledgends of Limonite (Direct Start) 5.10 (Sport) **

First Ascent: Jared Hancock in 2004
Length: 50ft
Bolts: 6 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Begin under the juggy roof with a large block for the start. Make the move out the roof and mantle onto the ledge.
Moves: Crimps or Edges
Descent: Ring anchors
Stays Dry:
Owner: Muir Valley
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5.10a (64 votes)

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Submitted by: Daeris
Date: Oct 27th, 2014

Submitted by: Redpoint
Date: Aug 6th, 2010

Submitted by: p0bray01
Date: Dec 12th, 2006

Comments

1
J-Rock said on August 19th, 2004
It may be helpful to have a spotter in the event that the start hold may (or may not) someday break away.
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Gaar said on September 12th, 2004
Aint no 10d. More like 10a
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wiseman said on September 15th, 2004
Maybe 10a if you are taller than 5'8" (it is basically a one move reach problem)
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Sco Bro said on November 2nd, 2004
Get the 10d start while it's still there, the starter hold isn't going to last. I thought the mantle was harder than the reach.
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Anonymous said on December 7th, 2004
easy climb...just pull up!!!!!
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diggum said on May 4th, 2005
I'd go with 10b...it was pretty tough for me & I'm 5'7"...had to throw for it.
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Paul3eb said on June 20th, 2005
it'd be better if it were a walk off boulder problem..
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Meadows said on July 3rd, 2005
Fun handjam!
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docpolecat said on July 5th, 2005
The climb isn't anything special but this bolder problem is steller.
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jcoover said on September 5th, 2005
fun climb!! im 6'1" so it was more like MAYBE 10a for me.... but still a must do!!
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K-Dawg said on September 27th, 2005
Fun start. I bruised my thigh pretty good. The rest is alright.
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Captain Bad Beta said on September 30th, 2005
Great opening move. Pull the start and your cruising a 5.8 finish. A lot of fun.
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p0bray01 said on June 7th, 2006
that start definetly gets the blood pumping....
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512OW said on July 2nd, 2007
Not even a reach problem. Theres a perfect handjam 8" below the jug.
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tunedvwgti said on September 22nd, 2007
fun climb. good crux in the middle gets you thinking for a moment. great wall!
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Buzz said on June 18th, 2008
Fun start.
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bsuclimb11 said on April 29th, 2009
Definitly at least try for the direct start, have a spotter if leading. Not that fun of a route no matter what though
18
Barnacle Ben said on June 15th, 2009
Me jumping and humping over this thing was the ugliest thing in all of climbing. Aside from that, not too hilarious of a route. Tons of positive foot holds and rests all the way up.
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scottieclimbs said on November 6th, 2009
Really like the direct start. Tried twice, didn't make it, but REALLY fun!
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soccerfast007 said on November 26th, 2009
Takes a pretty Burly move to pull the lip, heel hook, crank, repeat..no guts no glory right?
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CarenWPhoto said on May 25th, 2015
Awesome start. Even as a 5'3" woman, thought the reach was easy enough and while mantle was a challenge, totally doable and fun. Rest of the climb is easy