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King of Crutches 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Chris Smith 5/08
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Jun 22, 2013
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Description 

Very cool crux moves on a slightly underwhelming route.

Climb up a mossy slab, pull a mantle at the first bolt. Continue up and right on the slab until you get to the vertical bit. A surprisingly tricky/tough move gets you established on the steeper climbing where you get all good holds and it gets REALLY STEEP REALLY FAST! Hand traverse right across the roof with a swing of the legs and a throw of the hand you gain the anchors which are clipped from a jug.

The route can be wet.. so... yeah...


Location 

Left route on the far left part of the crag, separate from the main area.


Protection 

6 bolts to lower off. I skipped one cause they were very close where it turns to a roof.



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