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Upper West Bolton
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Against The Grain T,S 
Arętenophobia  S 
Bilateral symmetry T 
Bookend, The T 
Breaking and Entering S 
Captain's Crack T 
Carolina In My Mind S,TR 
Corn Beef Hash T 
Corn Dog Crack T,TR 
Donkey Index S 
Dr. Dias T 
Erica's Ass Crack T 
Featherweight Champion S 
Fresh Meat S 
Full Circle S 
Heucos Rancheros 
It's Not A Cruise S 
Lorax, The T 
Mal Bouche T 
Paradox S 
Private Property S 
Rose, The T 
Stone Staircase  S 
Streamside Arete (Belly Flop?) 
Take Back Vermont S 
Take Vermont from Behind S 
Thorn, The T 
Trespassing S 
True Value S 
Unknown S 
Unsorted Routes:

Erica's Ass Crack 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: roddack on Apr 22, 2008

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Description 

Great warm up for Captain's crack. Fun Mantle mid-way.

Location 

Follow trail at base go across big gully and this is the right most bookend with a well packed base.

Protection 

Normal VT trad rack


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By Ryan A. Williams
From: Burlington, VT
Aug 26, 2011
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

I've heard of this referred to as one of the (the right) "5.7 Corners". I feel as if this climb goes at about 5.7 and the protection is more than adequate. A really fun pitch.
By mikejohnson1
From: Essex Junction, VT
Jun 25, 2012
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

I found this climb to be a complete blast. The gear was solid (and I am pretty easily sketched out), the huge corner is awesome to look at and to climb, and the climbing is pretty varied... Couldn't ask for much more.

One thing, someone might want to bring an extra piece of webbing/cord. The anchor looked solid but is aging.