Grotto Canyon Multipitch Climb Probate - Sunday, Jul 02, 2023

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The Basics:
Event Type: Rock Climbing 
Event Location: Grotto Canyon  
Event Starts:   Sunday, Jul 02, 2023 07:15 AM (Carpool Departure: 07:15 AM @ 170 Valley Meadow Close NW near outdoor ice arena. )  
Event Ends:   Sunday, Jul 02, 2023 04:34 PM  
Registration Cut Off:   Saturday, Jul 01, 2023 04:00 PM  
Difficulty Rating:   D4 - See Conversion Chart  
Trip Coordinator(s):    

Participant Info:
Who's Invited:   Members & Guests, 18 And Older Only  
Attendee Screening:   Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
Maximum Group Size: 3
Minimum Group Size: 2
Number Registered So Far:   0 (View sign-ups, waiting list)
Are Dogs Permitted:   No


Meet at Carpool at 7:15am at 170 Valley Meadow Close NW near the outdoor ice arena.  Park at grotto parking lot and hike in. Probate is a multipitch climb rated at 5.9 , 510a and 5.10b.  The decent requires rapelling the route . 

Required Items to Bring:

Standard climbing gear  and personel anchor, ATC for repelling with back up prussik,  lunch , water,  sunglasses , sunscreen . 

Recommended Items to Bring:

Hiking pole , gloves for rapelling . 

How to Get There:
Event Directions:  

Grotto Parking lot . 

Carpool Departure Time:   07:15 AM
Carpool Location:   170 Valley Meadow Close NW near outdoor ice arena.


P1 (5.9, 32 meters) - Can be  climbed in two pitches. 
P2 (5.10a, 24 meters) - 
P3 (5.10b, 26 meters) - 
Descent: Rappel the way you came, make sure you have a 70 meter rope as a 60 meter will  not make the final rappel.  I have reppelled this route with a 60 meter rope. 

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Registration for this event closed on Saturday, July 01, 2023 at 04:00 PM.