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Chuck Wagon Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Alan Bartlett, Mike Wilson and Sam Waggoner, 1990
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Submitted By: Woody Stark on Oct 15, 2002
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enjoying the solid pro

Description 

I've led this route a number of times. The first pitch is around seven and a cruise. The second pitch is problematic. Small wires get you going (5.9). The problem is the crack above. I've never been able to set satisfactory pro in the lower section of the crack. Once, after climbing it, I rapped down and spent about fifteen minutes trying to solve the problem; I failed. A fall when moving up the crack (5.8) will be a serious challenge for those lower wires. A fall here could result in never experiencing a fall again.


Protection 

Standard rack, be sure to have small wires along.



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By Blake H.
Feb 25, 2006

The first part of the climb is sweet. Great pro and very interesting and sustained 7ish moves. after that, the pro looks like a total nightmare. not for this poooooosie.

By MikeP ROWCC
Feb 19, 2013

Only did the first pitch. Exited right to bolter anchor with slings. Decent climbing with good gear.