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Franklin Boys 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Justin Dansby on Aug 15, 2009

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Near the crux at the top.

Description 

Work your way up the right facing dihedral. Starts out easy and becomes more sustained at the top. The crux is getting out of the alcove at the top.

Location 

Farther down the trail past Megster and Baby Buzzard. 40' left of Frolicland.

Protection 

small to medium


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At the belay ledge.  Setting an anchor is easy with tricams and small C3's.
At the belay ledge. Setting an anchor is easy wit...

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By Justin Dansby
From: GA
Aug 15, 2009

Webbing at top is close to rotten use tree or backup.
By Justin Dansby
From: GA
Aug 15, 2009

Noticed in DCA that the 5.7 part ends at a small tree lower than we climbed at 40'. It is 5.9 from that ledge to the belay ledge I'm at in the picture.