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Black Slide 

YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: MAKB on May 5, 2011

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Description 

A bouldery lieback sequence up a hand crack leads you to a face just inside the arete. Then head up the face on almost non-existent holds (crux) to some decent pockets and up to the bolts.

Location 

On the right side of the chimney, this is directly left of "Playing Hookie."

Protection 

Two bolts and a two bolt anchor. The first bolt is around 20 feet, so you can protect the lower sections with a couple medium-sized cams if you want, but they're not necessary.


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