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Air Conditioner 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Bob Dickerson
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Submitted By: Terry Fisher on Jan 1, 2005

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That's not climbing, that's protecting with style.

Description 

This quality route takes the obvious chimney between Left Hand and Question of Balance. Two ways to finish: one belay on the ledge about 65-70 feet up and do the second pitch or two; traverse said ledge to chains above Question of Balance.

Protection 

Small to medium pro.


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Mark Abbott getting air conditioned
Mark Abbott getting air conditioned

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By John Peterson
Jun 14, 2006
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

A good route. Definitely bring some bigger cams (up to #3 Camalot) for the chimney section.

If you go to the top, there is an anchor on the right with which you can reach the ground with a single 60m rope.
By phil broscovak
Sep 4, 2007

The 2nd pitch of Air Conditioner is a full value not to be missed Taylor Canyon crack classic. Also there is a 3rd pitch up and around to the left. It is a wide crack through a roof called Aqua Dog 5.9. This is a great way to finish up any of the Baby Face routes.
By YDPL8S
From: Santa Monica, Ca.
Sep 4, 2007
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Ahhh Aqua Dog, I'd forgotten about that one Phil....slippery! Did you do that with Jimmy this last weekend? Hope you said Hi to him for me.