Brain Stem

This route is located in the Muir Valley at Tectonic Wall and Johnny's Wall

The "end" of the crag


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Grey Matter 5.10b (Toprope) *

First Ascent: Jared Hancock, J.J., Rob Copeland in 2006
Length: 40ft
Bolts/Gear: 0/ (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Just right of "Brain Stem" is a thin slabby arete. The route climbs the face right of the arete. Make a few long reaches and enjoy some technical climbing to gain the juggy slab above.
Moves: Slab
Descent: Shares anchors with Brain Stem
Stays Dry:
Owner: Muir Valley
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5.10b (8 votes)

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pawilkes said on July 13th, 2009
If this thing was cleaned up a bit and bolted it would be a pretty neat route, although a bit short. The first 20 feet up the blunt arete are cool with some great pockets. wet and dirty take away from the quality.
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pigsteak said on September 3rd, 2012
I just gotta ask...for the five or show people who marked that they "lead" this route, where in the world did you place pro?????? saxman, rjackson....