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Chockstone 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Skidmore, Swift '76
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Submitted By: Ladd on Apr 10, 2007

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Pulling up into the dihedral (crux) of the Chockst...

Description 

Follow crimps up to a good horizontal. From there, follow the left leaning crack up to the roof. Style points for the no hands head/neck rest under the roof. Pull the roof, then follow the acute, right facing dihedral to the top.

Location 

Route that is south side of trash compactor roof, obvious splitter to corner

Protection 

Nuts and cams up to 3".

Bolted anchor.


Photos of Chockstone Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Sizing up my first 9
Sizing up my first 9
Rock Climbing Photo: Michael Martin resting just before the crux
Michael Martin resting just before the crux
Rock Climbing Photo: Chockstone and the trash compacter roof
BETA PHOTO: Chockstone and the trash compacter roof
Rock Climbing Photo: Ladd Raine making the crux moves of this classic l...
Ladd Raine making the crux moves of this classic l...
Rock Climbing Photo: classic route!
classic route!
Rock Climbing Photo: TR'ing Chockstone. Fun route.
TR'ing Chockstone. Fun route.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Improbable Chockstone
The Improbable Chockstone

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