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Afternoon Delight 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a R

Type:  Trad, 3 pitches, 125'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Ladd on May 18, 2007

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Vanessa on first pitch


P1: Chimney up the impossible to protect section to anchor placed prefectly to haul your clients up with a 3 to 1 plus 1. Have your clients sit behind you on the huge ledge still on cowtail belay. 45'

P2: Solo the short face to Bolted anchor, again set up for a haul if need-be. 20'

P3: Mantle, and solo the exposed right face to the summit, find th anchor bolts, extend your anchor and belay up your seconds and enjoy the view(and you tips!).

Lower: Pair of bolts on north side provide double rope rappel. Akwardly placed (not my favorite, but thanks anyway Jim Taylor)


East side of Pinnacle (away from raod)

Start in the corner in the chimney, go left on big ledge to 20' 2nd pitch then up and right for 40' last pitch.


Bring your Big Bros or run it out. Each pitch has bolted belay stations except the top. Belay from a tree at the top.

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The off width wasn't so bad and protected halfway ...
The off width wasn't so bad and protected halfway ...
The view of the gorge.
The view of the gorge.

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