Ascent to Monkey Face-Big boulder below summit block in 2007
|Others in Party:||John Reeve|
|Ascent Type:||Unsuccessful - Turned Back|
|Point Reached:||Monkey Face - Big boulder below summit block|
| Elevation:||3225 ft / 982 m|
| Remaining Elevation:||-75 ft / -22 m (-1% left to go)|
Ascent Trip ReportFirst aid climb. John Reeve, my history professor from seminary, met me at Smith for one day of climbing. We climbed to within a half-pitch of the summit, but didn't finish because we wanted to share a rappel setup with another party. Stepping out of the mouth is pretty amazing. Also, the aid pitch was harder than I expected.
|Summary Total Data|
| Grade/Class:||Grade III 5.7 A0|
| Route Conditions:||Maintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble, Rock Climb, Aid Climb|
| Route:||Pioneer Route|
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