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Jaws 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Skidmore '77
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Submitted By: Ladd Raine on Apr 10, 2007

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Jaws 5.9+

Description 

Sustained Hands in a slick corner.
Classic for hand crack/corner lovers.

Start on easy ground, and the climb keps getting harder and harder as you move up closer to the tree, once you get tot he tree is eases up a bit.

Location 

Obvious corner left of Stretch Armstrong.

Protection 

Gear of mostly finger to large hand sizes. Bolted anchor.


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Jaws 5.9+
Jaws 5.9+
Max on jaws. Awesome climb.
Max on jaws. Awesome climb.

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By Henry AB
Jan 26, 2015

The crack was somewhat muddy at the top, at least when I climbed it (November 2014). I am not sure it's worth a repeat.
By Andrew G
May 7, 2015
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Probably spot on at 5.9, but felt harder due to the sustained nature of the middle ~30 ft. Absolutely eats pro anywhere you want. Nice, aesthetic line.
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