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Englishman's Crack 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 85'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Reed, Howard '83
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Submitted By: Ladd Raine on Apr 11, 2007

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Ladd pulling the crux

Description 

Climb overhanging crack and finish on Easily Flakey.
1st 5.11 in the NEW and a proud one at that.

Start in the flaring off-width with wide hand-jams in the back of the crack. Work your way up to the stance underneath the roof/overhang, pull the crux. Pull the crux by either continuing hand jamming the offwidth-ness of the crack, or throw a heel in there and mantle off of the crimps out right and stab for the pod to the left of the crack. Throw in a hand jam, pull one last hard move.

Location 

route immediately right of easily flakey at obvious overhanging hand/fist crack

Protection 

Big fist and smaller gear. Bolted anchor.


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