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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'
Consensus:  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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Pulling the onto the arete below the steep final w...

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
Pulling over the arete P2
Pulling over the arete P2
Andy Ross (Salt Lake City, Utah) on belay. Derwent...
Andy Ross (Salt Lake City, Utah) on belay. Derwent...
Looking down P2. Climber Paul Ross
Looking down P2. Climber Paul Ross
Moving right from the holly tree P2 .Climber  Gene...
Moving right from the holly tree P2 .Climber Gene...
Fine finishing  hold.
Fine finishing hold.
The Original Finish moving right from the holly tr...
The Original Finish moving right from the holly tr...
Ross at the top, fifty eight years after making th...
Ross at the top, fifty eight years after making th...
Topping out.
Topping out.

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