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Handyman  

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

   
Type:  Trad, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Jonathan Bent on Sep 15, 2010

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Description 

Starts directly beneath Gallwas Crack and follows up discontinuous blocky terrain to a small cruxy section about 15 ft up. Move right at the cruxy, slick bulge, match feet, and pull up on surprisingly good, slightly hidden hands to a small slab. Move up slab, back left and set up a gear anchor either by slinging boulders, or by placing high at the beginning of Gallwas.

Location 

Directly beneath Gallwas Crack. To the right of Laundry Chute.

Protection 

Some good small pro. Got a couple of medium nuts and blue/orange Metolius in.


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By mschlocker
From: San Diego, CA
Sep 17, 2010

You can lead this through to the top of Gallwas in 1 pitch. I think it's just over 100 feet.