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Diagonal Chockstone Chimney 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 140'
Original:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c [details]
FA: Jim Cunningham, Rich Leswing, 1982
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Submitted By: Ben Brotelho on Feb 22, 2013

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Diagonal Chockstone Chimney


Scramble up the dirty, left slanting, right facing chimney to a ledge, belay here to avoid rope drag, then cruise up the corner above to a big ledge out left.


The large chimney to the right of Turbocharge.


Lots of gear, but kind of shitty rock

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Rock Climbing Photo: From the top, nice ambiance
From the top, nice ambiance

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By Ben Brotelho
From: Albany, NY
Feb 22, 2013

Would make a fun mixed climb, I'd imagine!
By Jim Lawyer
Jul 22, 2015

The lower chimney is often used as an alternative to P1 of Pegasus, and is quite fun. The upper corner has been pruned and is pleasant. It's definitely better than it looks. It's also an excellent winter route with great protection.

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