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Bush Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: James Crump
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Submitted By: sirhctrebor on Dec 28, 2006

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Bush crack is so amazing, but woefully short

Description 

A nice two section climb beginning with a flake to a good stance followed by a sweet finger crack to the top.

Location 

Look to the right of the southwest area for a wall sitting behind various large boulders. Bush Crack leaves a small space marked by a tree.

Protection 

Bush Crack requires a standard rack with hand sizes up top to build the anchor.


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By Hank Caylor
Administrator
From: Golden, CO
Jul 5, 2007

This crack is great, friendly and just a little harder than 5.9. Sweet addition to the site!
By marc rosenthal
From: San Antonio, TX
Aug 5, 2007

Nice little problem! Once you get into the crack, placing gear forces a loss of expediency. Best to limit pro to one, maybe two small cams. As the caption says, it's over way too soon.
By DennisL
From: Bishop, CA
Mar 19, 2014

Fun route, though short!

Plenty of stances and bomber locks/jams from which to plug as much gear as you want. Cams up to #1 will let you sew it up as much as you want.

Setting an anchor that keeps the rope from angling down through the crack is tricky.