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Chieftain 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Michael Steele and Nick Miskowski
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Submitted By: Tony Lopez on Aug 7, 2011

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  • Description 

    PG/R. Make sure you are skilled at placing protection before leading this one.

    Pitch 1: Six feet right of Surprise's open book, climb the face, passing the right side of small ceiling with a serrated lip, then pass the left side of a second ceiling, and finally pass the right side of a third ceiling. Now climb the face at a crack to a belay ledge.

    Pitch 2: Move out the center of the large ceiling above and into a left-facing corner system to the top.

    Location 

    It begins from the platform below Surprise, six feet to the right.

    Protection 

    Standard rack


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