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A Steep Climb Named Desire S 
Bronco S 
Bucko S 
Cookie Mix S 
Father's Day T,S 
On the Outskirts of Hope S 
Slim Pickens S 
Star Walls Crack T 
Taste the Pain S 
Warp Factor S 

Father's Day 

YDS: 5.14a French: 8b+ Ewbanks: 32 UIAA: X+ ZA: 32 British: E8 7a

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.14a French: 8b+ Ewbanks: 32 UIAA: X+ ZA: 32 British: E8 7a [details]
FA: Tom Herbert
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Submitted By: 426 on Apr 10, 2007

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Description 

Essentially a link up of Star Walls Crack to Steep Climb...maybe a bit harder due to the stopper crux of the Crack coming just before the bouldering on Steep Climb.

Also no fluff (rest) like on the horizontal on Warp Factor.

Location 

Start up the obvious crack but don't lower at the rail...just keep pumping...

Protection 

Rack for Star Walls, Steep Climb is likely fixed...


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By Brad G
From: Yosemite and else where
Jun 10, 2009

This looks like a sick gear only lead
By andy patterson
Administrator
From: Santa Barbara, CA
Aug 11, 2013

I remember thinking the same thing. The gear seems to be thereóbut the rests don't! I really, really hope someone does it.
By Laine
From: Reno, NV
Aug 13, 2013

I recall reading an article in Rock and Ice years ago that said some climber from the Bay lead it on gear. Pretty impressive.
By caughtinside
From: Oakland CA
Aug 13, 2013

That was the Belgian Nico Favresse. I think the video of that is in Masters of Stone 6.
By Rennie Putnam
From: Davis, CA
Oct 25, 2013

That Masters of Stone clip is insane! Truly an OG greenpoint ascent.