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Left Y Crack 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Chris Prewitt on Jan 22, 2007

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Chris Walsh on the very sustained "Left Y Cra...


Follow a wavey, white streak up good rock with nice pods and edges. A very nice route, despite the blocks high on the route. I'm sure they're solid but they sound funky.


Very near where the trail meets the main wall, a little bit to the right, locate a tan scar with a white streak above it. Follow a bolted line up left streak.


9 bolts + anchor

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By Braxtron
From: ...
Jan 29, 2007
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

Not a climb deserving of 3 stars (I'd say 2 at best). A solid, sustained 10 with a handful of fun, tricky moves. 90' tall.
By Jimbo
Feb 1, 2007

You're killing me Braxton!!
You're a tough man to please!!!
I'm glad to see some folks are going out the sample the crag.

By Braxtron
From: ...
Feb 2, 2007
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

If you give me a case of beer, I'll upgrade my rating to *** :)
By Jimbo
Feb 3, 2007

What kind of beer???
By Braxtron
From: ...
Mar 27, 2007
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

Wait a minute didn't give this climb any stars!
By Jimbo
Mar 29, 2007

I gave it two stars on the topo.
By 1Eric Rhicard
Apr 21, 2007

This route is known as the Left Y Line. There is no crack on it.
By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Feb 3, 2009

Fun with somewhat tricky traverse left of crux.
By Hendrixson
From: Tucson, AZ
Jan 25, 2010
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Great route; probably my favorite of the day. The route was sustained with thought provoking movement using vertical slots separated by long reaches.

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