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Fritz's Forehead 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 200'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: McNeil
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Submitted By: Anonymous Coward on Jan 1, 2005

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5.10a 200ft Bolts and Gear

This route starts 20 ft right of Wiggy on the arete. Gently climb up the schist reaching left to clip the first bolt on the arĂȘte. Pull over onto the arĂȘte and follow the bolt line up the face. Super fun 5.9/5.10 moves. After about 55 feet bale into the deep crack, placing gear up to _as big as you want_. After about 75 feet you will emerge out of the crack and begin clipping bolts pulling super fun moves on dinner plates to the anchors of Curly.


Bolts and gear of all sizes

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By Mike McNeil
From: Spearfish, South Dakota
Jun 30, 2009

This routes name is Fritz's Forehead. I thought it was in the 10a range when I first did it. My last name is spelled McNeil

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