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A Dog's Roof 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Ray Jardine, May 1977
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Submitted By: Brad G on Jul 17, 2009
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This is a short but super high quality roof crack. The crux is twenty feet of super overhanging ring locks. If it where longer is would be a super classic but even still it's very enjoyable.


On the right side of the Wawona tunnel (coming out). Just follow the cliff downhill for about 200 feet.


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Very Steep Indeed
Very Steep Indeed
Shot from when we tried it for a few days back a few years ago. Sh*t is stout!!!
Shot from when we tried it for a few days back a f...
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By Russ Walling
Nov 17, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a

FA was Ray Jardine, and I think the complete name is A Dogs Roof. Fa was done in 5/77 according to the yellow Meyers guide.

By Brock
From: Pueblo
Jan 13, 2012

I read somewhere that Jardine actually called the route "Dog's Woof". Just a little trivia lesson