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Getting The Bob 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Brent and Nora Kertzman, April 17, 2003
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Anonymous Coward on Apr 17, 2003

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This route is the bolted arete just right of Men Without Egos. Use Men Without Egos anchors. See description for Men Without Egos for approach.


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By Kai Segrud
Jun 16, 2006
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

A fun route, a bit soft for the 5.9 grade though.
It is unfortunate but there are no rings in the anchors. Would be nice for rappeling. And the anchors are just below the edge of safety on the top.
I would grade this a hard 5.8.
By Kai Segrud
Jun 18, 2006
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

I felt the inside of the hangers with my hand last time I was up there and noticed they didn't feel too harsh, but I still didn't want to run my rope through it. Good to know, I'll remember it next time.

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