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Bat Roof 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Tim Camuti on Nov 10, 2009
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BETA PHOTO: Great Chimney Area (Left). Click for High Resoluti...

Description 

Climb trends right on finger ledges to an undercling roof and a convenient ramp up to the top. Cool in the hot weather, can be chimneyed with the opposite wall for an easier climb.
Direct variation (5.11) goes directly up to the undercling roof


Location 

In the Great Chimney area behind the Great Flake.


Protection 

Bolted TR anchor setup from above by hopping across gaps and careful downclimbing.



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Overview of Buck's Bar Dome (Main Area) and Great Chimney (Left). Click for High Resolution version. <br /> <br />(1) Bat Crack Left (5.10+), <br />(2) Bat Crack Right (5.10+), <br />(3) Bat Roof (5.9), <br />(4) Bat Roof Direct (5.11), <br />(5) Fingerprint (5.12), <br />(6) Unconquerable (5.8), <br />(7) Test Piece (5.8), <br />(8) Adhesion (5.10) <br /> <br />Routes 6 and 7 can be led. The rest are topropes.
BETA PHOTO: Overview of Buck's Bar Dome (Main Area) and Great ...
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By bob branscomb
From: Lander, WY
Apr 16, 2010

good fun to do laps up and down (not using the chimney) to the last jug before the roof.