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New Pygmy 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a X

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Rick Shull & Brad Henderson, 1989
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Submitted By: Steve Powell on Aug 26, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: New Pygmy (5.9 R) on the left and Watusi Rodeo (5....

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Description 

Climb plates on the left side of the formation, crux is at the top. slab finish

Location 

About 20' east of the fence is a south-facing formation with one bolt in the middle of the face. There is a left diagonalling seam/crack on the right side of the formation.

Protection 

no pro. build anchor with small gear


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By Rick Shull
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From: Arcata, CA & Dyer,NV
Aug 30, 2007

On the FA of New Pygmy, I used a few RPs between the plates for ok pro.
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