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Butter Knife 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: topher-dom on Apr 21, 2007

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Definitely small and technical holds, but cool pos...

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Right side arete, around the corner from Sunset Slab.



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By berl
From: Seattle
Jul 23, 2012

the latest Watts book has this at 5.10c
the crux isn't harder than that, but it involves a little more commitment than just climbing straight between the bolts.
By Steve Mathras
Apr 22, 2015

One of the bolts (the left one) at the anchors was loose when I climbed this on 4/18/2015. And I don't mean that the hanger could spin - the bolt moved when I pushed on it. Be careful!
By Clayton Ernst
From: Austin, TX
May 26, 2015

Danger! When I climbed this on 5/24/15, BOTH anchor bolts wiggled in the rock!! Fortunately, there are three new-looking bolts on the very top of the rock - top out to find them. It would be nice if someone would install some quick links on the top as the new bolts aren't ideal for rapping from on their own. The walkoff is also simple.
By another Chad
Oct 12, 2015
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Danger Gone! The failing anchor has been replaced.


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