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Jack Be Nimble 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Rick Kollath
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Submitted By: nodin on Jul 10, 2007

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Jon leading the hand crack at the top of Jack be N...

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Description 

A tricky climb! Fist crack in a dihedral leads to a wide roof crack. Pull this to mellow climbing above and finish out on a perfect hand crack.

Location 

Between Gollums Stairwell and Fractured Fairy Tale.

Protection 

Cams to #4.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Jon leading the hand crack at the top of Jack be N...
Jon leading the hand crack at the top of Jack be N...
Rock Climbing Photo: Al Grahn pulling the roof
Al Grahn pulling the roof
Rock Climbing Photo: Jon leading the hand crack at the top of Jack be N...
Jon leading the hand crack at the top of Jack be N...
Rock Climbing Photo: Jack Be Nimble starts in the dihedral on the left ...
BETA PHOTO: Jack Be Nimble starts in the dihedral on the left ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Jack be nimble
Jack be nimble
Rock Climbing Photo: Robin Bibeau on the exit moves.
Robin Bibeau on the exit moves.
Rock Climbing Photo: Jon at the top of Jack be Nimble.  Taken from the ...
Jon at the top of Jack be Nimble. Taken from the ...
Rock Climbing Photo: The perfect handcrack at the top
The perfect handcrack at the top

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By Floridaputz
From: Oakland Park, Florida
Sep 10, 2010

In 1983 I climbed this with a fellow OB instructor from England, on our day off. Dave Pagels guide rated it 5.8+. I led it on hexes. I gave a generous amount of skin and blood to this burly crack.

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