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Mr. Clean 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: adampeters on Feb 1, 2007

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Right before the roof (crux).
Access is always an issue here. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Mr. Clean is just that, clean. This corner protects well with good movement for 50 feet and then comes a fun little roof. This was actually my first trad lead and I still can't get enough of it, absolutely one of my favorite routes in the Refuge.


Location 

This route is one the left side of Lower Scott. Basically, in between Tea cup Arete and Layway Plan. No fixed anchors.


Protection 

Gear up to #2 Camalot, this thing will take a wide variety of pro



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Darshan Gets ready to pull the roof on Mr. Clean.
Darshan Gets ready to pull the roof on Mr. Clean. ...
Rhyan pulling the roof on Mr Clean
Rhyan pulling the roof on Mr Clean
Chuck leading Mr Clean.  Not a bad warm-up on a nippy morning.  WMWR, Lower Mt Scott Nov 2008.
Chuck leading Mr Clean. Not a bad warm-up on a ni...
Rhyan leading Mr Clean
Rhyan leading Mr Clean
Chuck pulling the roof on Mr Clean, WMWR, Lower Mt Scott Nov 2008.
Chuck pulling the roof on Mr Clean, WMWR, Lower Mt...
Zack pulling roof on MR Clean
Zack pulling roof on MR Clean
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By Andy Chasteen
From: Oklahoma City, OK
Jan 28, 2008

THE best 5.8 on the refuge.

By steven charles
Mar 14, 2011

second only to crazy alice, for a rocker, and foolish for the best 5.8 on the refuge.

By Ignacio
From: Denver, CO
Sep 26, 2011
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

I have to agree with Andy, it is the best 5.8 lead in the refuge.

By Jason Slay
From: Aurora, CO
Oct 31, 2011

This route definitely takes a #4 camalot in the mid section of the route. Turning the roof, I use a #3. Just a heads up.

By Brent Butcher
Mar 6, 2012
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

THE best route in the refuge! A mega classic and a MUST climb.