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Casual Corner

This route is located in the Lower Gorge Region at Muscle Beach

Woman Trouble


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Carnivorous 5.7 (Trad) ***

First Ascent: Ron Snider, Martin Hackworth in 1982
Length: 30ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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Continue left from Casual Corner until the cliff rounds a corner and heads uphill. As you start to head uphill look to the right for this short and wide crack just to the left of a large tree. Rap from the rhodo at the top of the crack.
Moves: Hands
Descent: Rap from tree
Stays Dry:
Owner: NFS
Steepness:
stout (1) offwidth (1) classic (1) adventerous (1) vertical (1) short (1) fists (1) beautiful (1)
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3.22 stars (9 votes)
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Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 18th, 2005

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1
Wes said on March 17th, 2003
It's only 5.7 if you think Muscle Shoals is 5.8....
2
SCIN said on May 1st, 2003
Well, I'd be careful now rapping from the rhodo. I just noticed it is now infested by termites so it's a time bomb.
3
Wes said on November 24th, 2003
The tree is now just a stump. You have to top out and rap from a nice big pine to the left.
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p0bray01 said on August 12th, 2006
Dude I am an aspiring wide crack climber. And that pic just gave me hope. Us big guys need to stick together!
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Myke Dronez said on August 31st, 2008
The hands are deep so jam and lunge, claw to the top through dirt and munge.
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jrathfon said on November 2nd, 2009
got to come back to get this one. ya 5.8 OW is hard. the top now sucks when even just a little moist. you can use 3's and 4's way back on most of this route, one or two 5's are nice in the middle.
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tpowell said on April 7th, 2014
I remember struggle bussing up this about 8 months ago. Not much different 8 months later. Fun as always, though.