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Hut Guide, Chimney Rock, page 2
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By Steve Pulver
From: Williston, ND
Jul 5, 2007
nice... recommending Copperhead#5 for a hot 5.8 climber. I never was able to figure out the offwidth section. I guess ratings have changed...
By Christian
From: Casa do Cacete
Jul 5, 2007
Good stuff!
By Christian
From: Casa do Cacete
Jul 5, 2007
The Steiger guide has Copperhead as: "The taller you are the easier, originally rated 5.8 by some 6+ footers"

I managed to lead through the top bulge by liebacking and stemming on the outside of the crack..This is apparently only 10-.. The actual offwidth looked impossible..Steiger has it as 10+..

I didn't actually lead the whole route, only those last moves after my much stronger partner led the rest of the route.
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Hut Guide, Chimney Rock, page 2

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