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This route is located in the Miller Fork at The Nursery

The Grack

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Rash Decision 5.11b (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Kipp Trummel, Tania Allen in 2015
Length: 50ft
Bolts: 6 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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On the ledge above where the trail meets the wall is a slightly overhanging wall with some decent lines. This is the left line and begins with a mantel up to a ledge to reach the first bolt. Sequential moves off the ledge give way to bigger and more forgiving sequences as the pump sets in. Stick clipping the second bolt from the ledge is recommended.
Moves: pumpy
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry: Light rain
Owner: RRGCC
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Submitted by: ray
Date: May 11th, 2015


kman154 said on March 26th, 2017
Does anyone know what the route to the right of this line is. It is not on line or in the printed guide. It is left of Fifth of November. Felt harder then the this route.
DrRockso said on March 26th, 2017
The Grack, 5.11c FA: Erik Kloeker, Ian Kirk 2016.
kman154 said on March 26th, 2017
It was good. The under cling moves at the bottom make the route. Seemed a bit harder the 11c but ok. Thanks
DrRockso said on March 26th, 2017
Open to calling it 11d.
kman154 said on March 27th, 2017
11c is good. It will be solid. I liked it. Good route
DrRockso said on April 27th, 2017
Had fun on this one, thanks Piggie. Switched the aluminum carabiners attaching the chains for quicklinks, I know Piggie doesn't have time since #bmwboulders..
Jeff said on October 28th, 2017
This one has cleaned up nicely. Fun route.