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Adam VS 5a 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 130'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Paul Ross Barry Wilkinson 30th Aug 1955
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Oct 4, 2013

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Description 

Starts 20' left of North Buttress . 15' right of Eve.This discription is the original route. P1) Climb the awkward crack in the corner which leads to ledge a large spike belay.40'5.7
P2)Climb the crack on the right of the ledge then follow good holds left and up to the holly tree . From the tree step right and up a few feet to the edge of the arete . Pull over this on good holds then cross a small slab to a steep direct finish just left of an overhanging block. 90'5.8.Tree Belay ..
Alt Finish.An easier variation. Climb up above the Holly tree and trend left on good holds to the top. Descent. Scramble down to the right.

Location 

Sheperds Crag. North Buttress Area

Protection 

Cams and stoppers and slings


Photos of Adam VS 5a Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: P.Ross coming up the first pitch  climbing with Ro...
P.Ross coming up the first pitch climbing with Ro...
Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling over the arete P2
Pulling over the arete P2
Rock Climbing Photo: Topping out.
Topping out.
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking down P2. Climber Paul Ross
Looking down P2. Climber Paul Ross
Rock Climbing Photo: Ron Kenyon on the upper part of p2 .60th Anniversa...
Ron Kenyon on the upper part of p2 .60th Anniversa...
Rock Climbing Photo: Fine finishing  hold.
Fine finishing hold.
Rock Climbing Photo: Moving right from the holly tree P2 .Climber  Gene...
Moving right from the holly tree P2 .Climber Gene...
Rock Climbing Photo: Ross at the top, fifty eight years after making th...
Ross at the top, fifty eight years after making th...
Rock Climbing Photo: P.Ross on the 30th Aug 2015. The 60th anniversary ...
P.Ross on the 30th Aug 2015. The 60th anniversary ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Andy Ross (Salt Lake City, Utah) on belay. Derwent...
Andy Ross (Salt Lake City, Utah) on belay. Derwent...
Rock Climbing Photo: Ron Kenyon coming up lower section of p2  on 60th ...
Ron Kenyon coming up lower section of p2 on 60th ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Andy Ross on the Original Finish moving right from...
Andy Ross on the Original Finish moving right from...
Rock Climbing Photo: Ron at the top of Adam 60 years after the FA by P....
Ron at the top of Adam 60 years after the FA by P....
Rock Climbing Photo: Andy Ross pulling the onto the arete below the ste...
Andy Ross pulling the onto the arete below the ste...

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