Scarface | 8b+ Sport route

The first 8b+ established by an American in the US (this is significant as 8b+ translates to 14a in US sport climbing grades). There is debate about the grade with some suggesting 8b (or 13d).


Ascents

4 recorded ascents.

Climber Style FA Ascent Date
Scott Franklin Lead (Worked) 01 Mar 1988 (approx)
Lynn Hill Lead (Worked) 01 Jan 1999 (approx)

First female ascent.

Jerry Moffatt Lead (Worked)

Pre-1991. [1]

[1] The Power of Climbing (1991) by David Jones, page 192

Sean Myles Lead (Worked)

Pre-1991. [1]

[1] The Power of Climbing (1991) by David Jones, page 192