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Between the Cheeks 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  TR
Original:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Mar 25, 2002

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climber: joey mercurio, photographer: joe mercuri...


Between the Cheeks (aka Between the Sheets) is located on the north end of the Horse Rampart formation between Moby Dick and AAA. Climb the face through the overhang, avoid both the inside and outside corners.


Top Rope

Photos of Between the Cheeks Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: In the meat!
In the meat!
Rock Climbing Photo: Remo, still cant pull the roof!
Remo, still cant pull the roof!
Rock Climbing Photo: Cruxing!
Rock Climbing Photo: Remo on the nice sidepull
Remo on the nice sidepull
Rock Climbing Photo: Remo with knee bar and maybe good beta.
Remo with knee bar and maybe good beta.
Rock Climbing Photo: Moby Dick (1), Between the Sheets, and AAA (2)
BETA PHOTO: Moby Dick (1), Between the Sheets, and AAA (2)

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By rich bechler
Nov 1, 2003
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

The proper name of this route is between the cheeks.It goes directly thru the tiered roofs and follows the thin crack to the top.I lead it on rps and placed one knifeblade on lead.I fixed the bblade for the enjoyment of future generations.Stay of the arete when climbing. The arete is also a great lead at 5.12A. Bothare also grat for top roping.When leading Between the cheeks I busted a RP and almost decked.
By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Sep 15, 2010

By Tradoholic
Sep 15, 2010

Knee bar? half-pad finger lock? Quarter-pad two finger under-cling? If these are things you seek in climbing, do this route. Hopefully you wont be shut down as hard as I was.

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