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Full Yellow Jacket 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Euan Cameron and Julie Wright, 29th August 2008
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Aug 31, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Spring Wall main slab topo

Description 

Start up thin moves to the first bolt, and continue via thinner technical climbing up to the second bolt. After the 2nd bolt the climbing eases as it ascends the slab via a thin flake sidepull.

Interesting moves passed the 6th bolt lead on up to the finishing moves and the anchors.

Good rock and solid technical moves make this the best of the climbs up the slab.

Location 

Middle of the slab, between Fall Harvest and Cleaning Lady

Protection 

7 bolts, 2 ring anchor


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By Howie Stern
From: Mammoth Lakes, Ca
Aug 2, 2009
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Good route...Didn't know anything about it as it just popped up. I agree with the 11a rating. 2nd bolt it trippy because you clip it after doing the crux...
By Randy in Ridgecrest
From: Inyokern, CA
Jul 31, 2016
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Nice opening crux sequence that makes you think, actually you need to be thinking to get to the first bolt. After that it relaxes for a few bolts with climbing typical of "Cleaning Lady", then it kicks up again at the headwall.

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