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Name: Climbing in Mazama, WA. Goat Wall
Starts: Sun Oct 13, 2019
Meetup: Meet at Mazama Store, WA
Return: Mon Oct 14, 2019

Registration opens: Fri Oct 11, 2019
Event category: Rock Climbing
Difficulty grade: C5  [?]
For members only: No
Screening used: Yes
Max participants: 4

Organizer: Sebastian Alcaino
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Goat Wall, Mazama, Washington

Description 

1) 5.9, 9 bolts. Start in a right facing corner, 40 feet to the Right of a large dead tree. 1st bolt is near head hight. Thin face crux up high.
2) 5.6, 8 bolts. Easy ramp to 15-foot block, mantle onto slab and continue to chains
3) 5.8, 10 bolts. Steep face to ledges, ending at an exposed belay.
4) 5.9, 11 bolts. Traverse left into intricate face moves followed by sustained face climbing.
5) Low 5th Class, 5 bolts. "When second arrives move belay 4 feet towards gully. Extend 3rd bolt with a runner to avoid rope drag. Continue past rappel anchor to base of pitch 6"
6) 5.8, 9 bolts. Tricky bulge leads to excellent arête climbing. Walk 40m south to base of wall to start next pitch
7) 5.9, 8 bolts. Stemming corner leads to steep and wild face moves into a crack.
8) 5.8, 16 bolts. Sustained enjoyable climbing leads to a large ledge. Follow Cairns for 50m South to start of the next pitch.
9) 5.9, 15 bolts. "Perfect pocket pitch", Scramble up and to the right of flag tree for next pitch.
10) 5.9, 10 bolts. Over-hanging jugs in broken flakes lead to an exposed belay.
11) 5.7, 14 bolts. Diagonal face leads to a clean slab. Walk past trees to south 50 yards to start of pitch 12.
12) 5.7, 9 bolts. Sustained moderate climbing through corners and overlaps.
13) 5.8, 14 bolts. Continue climbing through corners and overlaps.
14) 5.9, 9 bolts. Stay left on arête to short-face followed by traversing flake into a squeeze chimney.
15) 5.4, 6 bolts. Follow bolts through easy slab trending left to a stance above a gully.
16) 5.8, 7 bolts. Step across the abyss to exposed arête and jug ladder. Scramble 3rd class past lone pine tree to start of 17.
17) 5.7, 10 bolts. Boulder start leads to step face trending right.
18) 5.9, 10 bolts. 3 consecutive 5.9+ bouldery problems lead to the exposed finish.
 
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