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King Pin 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Alan Bartlett, Scott Cole 1988
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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Aug 1, 2006
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BETA PHOTO: King Pin (5.11a/b)

Description 

This face route follows a few bolts right of the route Invisible Touch, skirting just left of the southwest corner of the big chimney.


Location 

On the separate pinnacle on the leftmost side of the Sidewinder Face.


Protection 

Bolts/bolts for rap shared with Invisible Touch



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By peachy spohn
Mar 26, 2009

I actually thought this was fairly fun. Really delicate arete moves, especially near the top. A worth while TR for sure. If you stay on the arete the entire way and traverse at the very end (at the horizontal) it is 11b.