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Omega Crack

This route is located in the Miller Fork at Real Deep End

Cul du Chat (Project)


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Castaway 5.10a (Sport) ***

First Ascent: Dustin Stephens, Marty Vogel in 2016
Length: 65ft
Bolts: 8 (report bad bolts/anchors)

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Starts a few few feet right of the obvious Omega dihedral from a small pedestal. Interesting plates and crimps lead up a beautiful licheny pillar of rock.
Moves: unknown
Descent: Chains
Stays Dry:
Owner: RRGCC
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5.10a (13 votes)

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Submitted by: MartyV
Date: May 25th, 2016

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1
Anonymous said on May 26th, 2016
Creepy name.
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Jackiefreesh said on June 18th, 2016
Changing the name won't undo the damage done. Oh, the many pills popped by the pillars aplenty.
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MartyV said on June 24th, 2016
Castaway - because the belay station is on a little island all by itself.
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Rollo said on September 25th, 2016
Soooo... was it originally called something else? I liked being on my own little island.
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Anonymous said on October 14th, 2016
The original name was Pillar Popper.