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BB Route 

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

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Tim Schafstall on Apr 2, 2008

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Placing gear at the roof.

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This climb has fun, varied moves. The initial crack is harder than it looks, and the roof is easier.

Climb the crack (harder than it looks, crux) to the large roof. Exit right, then up to top.

Walk off left to the Uberfall Descent.


Begin at a crack in short face right of Boston.


Standard Gunks rack. G.

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By gblauer
From: Wayne, PA
Jul 29, 2008

I found this to be much easier than CC. Lots of gear, fun moves and a great exit under the roof.
By Paul Shultz
From: Hudson, Ma
Mar 8, 2009

Fun route, very tricky to rappel clean if your belayer or second can't make it. All the holds are there, just have to go for it!
By Pawel
From: NJ
Mar 22, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Careful not to grab the big loose block in the niche under the big roof.

Otherwise, a great short route that gets sun in the afternoon.
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