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Duchess Pitch 2 Variation 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: steple on Jul 7, 2011
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Description 

For a second pitch of Duchess the obvious choice is the right chimney. Another option is the crack one over to the left: It starts as a wide pod, then narrows down to fist size. Getting out of the pod onto the next small ledge is the crux.


Protection 

3" or 4" for the wide part?



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By Hamik Mukelyan
From: Pasadena, CA
Apr 16, 2012

Some guidebooks show this as a continuation of the moderate Duchess routes below. It is indeed 5.10!