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Pixie Corner
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Captain Hornblower S,TR 
Davy Jones' Locker T 
Diddly Squat T 
Joe's Crack T 
Pixie Corner T 
Trixie T 
Turley's Terror T 
Weiner in the Bun T,S 
White Rabbit T 
Wonderland T 
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Davy Jones' Locker 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Don Serl, Dave Jones, 1982
Season: dry
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Submitted By: Alpine Carl on Jun 18, 2007

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Mike halfway up Davy Jones' Locker.

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Description 

The crux is getting on this very popular, very easy route. It takes pretty good gear, though, and it's easy to walk up and set up a TR, so it's worthwhile to bring beginners or first-time leaders here.

Location 

The Locker is in the back of the left-most dihedral, just to the right of Joes Crack.

Protection 

Cams, nuts, or hexes to 2 inches. Bolts at the top, no chains. Walk off the back towards the stairs and around to the base.


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Mike finishing Davy Jones' Locker.
Mike finishing Davy Jones' Locker.
Climber on Davy Jone's Locker
Climber on Davy Jone's Locker

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By Mark van Eijk
Sep 2, 2011

Not recommended for first-time leaders, the first few moves are well-traveled and very slick. While this is an easy climb, especially for those comfortable with a bit of finger technique and stemming, the initial rests are poor and this could lead to poorly-considered placements. Much better to start on pixie corner or cat crack as they protect better, offer more frequent and comfortable rests, and have much better movement at a moderate grade!