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Adventures with Kate & Enoch T 
Ball of Confusion T,TR 
Beast From The East, The TR 
Blocks T,TR 
Bruce 
Cape Ann Fingerbang TR 
Charging Rhino 
Chippas Crack TR 
Cloak and Dagger 
Corner Crack TR 
Crippler TR 
Doug's Nose 
Doug's Roof 
Down Over S 
Down Under S,TR 
Eric's Route T,S,TR 
Flaming Galah 
Least Of The Deceased, The TR 
Left Arete Project TR 
No Pro T,TR 
Premature Escalation 
Right Arete Project 
Second Pitch Face TR 
Sleek Streek TR 
Splitter T,TR 
Tony the Tiger T,TR 
Vegamite 
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Down Under 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 20'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Herb Stillman/Doug Millen
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Submitted By: Chris McNeil on Jan 21, 2012

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Description 

This line requires an interesting mix of techniques. Use the bare face for solid slabby feet, but use the corner arete for a good crimp, and shimmy your way up to the solid dike under the arete. Pull up and reach on top of the arete and for another good crimp to top out.

Location 

This is on the east side of the gully, directly across from The Beast From The East.

Protection 

3 bolts and TR anchors.


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By mnatti
Mar 3, 2012

A Doug Millen/ Herb Stillman line. Doug did the original version (5.8) of this route with a single bolt at half height, using the left arete to pull up to the central clipping jug. Herb did the same line... without using the arete at all. Herb says the direct slab line up goes at 5.10, though I feel a 5.11(+) is not a stretch at all!
By jim.dangle
Aug 11, 2013

Are there 3 bolts on this? Only two are visible by my eye.

JIm