String Cheese, The Wind Tunnel 5.6

   
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Tuolumne Meadows, California USA

  • Currently 4.0/5
Avg time to climb route: 2-3 hours
Approach time: 25-30 minutes
Descent time: 20-30 minutes
Number of pitches: 1
Height of route: 160'
Overview
FA: Bryan Law, George Ridgley, 10/07.

A fun, varied route starting with big orange edges on a white face, with slab, knobs and cracks (both vertical and horizontal). The route is 130 long, so to descend climb right to the anchor for Eddie Muenster and rap with a single 60m rope.

Rack: cams: 1 ea. 0.75-2, 5 draws
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  • Rock Climbs of Tuolumne Meadows, by Don Reid and Chris Falkenstein.
Source: SuperTopo Guidebook Staff Last update: August 1, 2012
The Wind Tunnel - String Cheese 5.6 - Tuolumne Meadows, California USA. Click to Enlarge
The Dike Route follows the runout line up the white dike on Pywiack Dome.
Photo: Chris McNamara
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