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A Swingin' Affair 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Eric Fjellanger on May 7, 2009

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A Swingin' Affair on the left, Exotic Dancer on th...

Description 

An excellent varied climb. A small roof from the belay leads to easy slabs, then the real business starts. Climb a corner behind a small pillar, clip a piton and pull up on top for a brief rest before the crux, a short overhanging hand crack.

A little steeper and harder than it's neighbor Exotic Dancer.


Location 

Far right and uphill from Pumpline and the other Careno Routes.


Protection 

Standard rack. One rope is enough to rap down.



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By geoff georges
From: Seattle, Wa.
Apr 7, 2014
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

FA: Dave Bale, Sean Woods, 2003
Classic! Did this again yesterday and forgot how hard and overhanging it is. I taped up remembering how sharp and burly the hand jam is. Also it goes from #1 camalot to #2 which I can't fit my hands in, then a #3 thank god jam.
I replaced the webbing with chains and cleaned some dirt and loose rocks out.4/6/14.