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Cowch Potato 

YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Rich & Ed Strang - Nov 96
Season: Spring, Winter, Fall
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Submitted By: Karsten on Mar 27, 2006

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Push with the left hand from here to a wide stem -...

Description 

This route starts with hands and then moves to a nasty offwidth. The route does not compare to its neighbors but it makes for a good warm-up and pleasant practice of your offwidth skills before jumping on the SC Memorial.

Location 

This is first climbable looking route to the left of Karin's Corner.

Protection 

Cams to #3 camalot with extra in the large hands sizes.
Larger cams are optional


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Climbers on Cowch Potato on the left and Karin's Corner on the right.
Climbers on Cowch Potato on the left and Karin's C...
Starting up the route some 17 years after the last time I was here - Nice Hand Crack! <br />Cow-ch Potato (5.11-)
Starting up the route some 17 years after the last...
I cleaned my old plaque up a bit and worked out a much more enjoyable way to climb the offwidth section during my recent visit
I cleaned my old plaque up a bit and worked out a ...

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By Rstrang
From: Santa Fe, NM
Jun 2, 2011
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

FA Rich & Ed Strang - Nov 96
I remember it being fun since the OW stuff doesn't go on forever as so often the case at The Creek
By Luke Stefurak
From: Mountain View, CA
Apr 22, 2013

If someone is in the area this anchor could be cleaned up. Probably needs one new bolt. Lots of old webbing right now.