Very tricky, not for most people. There are three seperate cliff bands and it took us a while to find one route through all three of them. The middle band was particularly tricky involving a pack pass and buddy spot. Downclimb is overhanging near the bottom with poor footholds and soft rock (and below this is a drop of a few feet with boulders that would make a poor landing for a fall).
Ryan "Tuna Helper" Weidert
This route leaves the HDT at Section 5 Mile 35.7 (Mile 226.1) and rejoins the HDT at Section 5 Mile 37.1 (Mile 227.5). This route is 0.7 miles long, and cuts 0.7 miles off the HDT.
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