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Dimrill Stair 

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

   
Type: Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Marc Kajut on Feb 4, 2006
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Dimrill Stair (5.8)

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Description 

Got tape? Climb up this short very textured hand crack that widens a bit near the top. Continue up to the climbers left to a bolt anchor.


Protection 

Standard rack. Two bolt anchor.



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By ccross
From: San Diego, CA
Oct 5, 2008

The San Diego County Climbing Guide by Dave Kennedy and Chris Hubbard suggest this a 5.7, and the pdf guide by Art Messier suggests 5.8. Shares anchor with a sport route up and left 15' from top of crack.

By RAZORsharp
From: Carlsbad CA
Feb 16, 2013
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V S 4b

Maybe I was having a good day, or maybe its the abundance of good feet... but this felt way soft for a 5.8..

By ChadC
From: San Diego CA
Feb 17, 2013
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

Climbing up Sam I Am and used the bolt anchors off of it and one BD .75 in the top of the crack to guide the rope and we TRed it.

great texture in the crack and good to learn finger and hand jams because you can mostly keep your feet out of the crack.