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Dwarrowdelf 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Guy Andrews, Werner Landry
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Submitted By: Kyle Wills on Mar 20, 2010

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Description 

Left leaning diagonal crack on the right side of the middle Earth area. Awkward feet for a new trad leader, nothing to crazy though, fun climb.

Location 

15ft to the Right of Dimrill Stair.

Protection 

Small-medium cams, bolts at the top.


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By Jonathan Bent
From: San Diego, CA
Aug 29, 2010
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

My friend was told by meetup folks that this climbs at 5.7, but she and I both disagree with that rating. I thought it was a stout 8 because of the marginal left feet half way up.

Messier rates it 5.8.
By Brad W
From: San Diego
Jun 6, 2011

Watch out for a slightly flexing "pillar"/block on the left side of the crack about halfway up. It's beefy and attached enough to climb on, but I wouldn't put any pro in the crack behind it.
By andre kovacs
From: san diego, ca
Jan 29, 2013

This route deserves more attention than it gets. By far one of the better moderates at MG.