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New Yosemite 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Erkstine, Horton '79
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Submitted By: Ladd Raine on Apr 10, 2007

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Mike getting up New Yosemite for the first time

Description 

Follow the 2" sized crack through a bulge and sequential jams until you reach a comfortable rest ledge. From here, follow much easier climbing on generous holds to the anchor.

Location 

Start just right of wooden fence at obvious hand splitter running 2/3 way up the wall

Protection 

Multiples of #1 and #2 camalot sizes. A #3 may be helpful. After the ledge rest, smaller gear is available as well. Bolted anchor.


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Fun lead on a stellar hand crack
Fun lead on a stellar hand crack
New Yosemite (5.9), a Junk Yard favorite. (Jeff ne...
New Yosemite (5.9), a Junk Yard favorite. (Jeff ne...
Matt jamming past the crux
Matt jamming past the crux
Enjoying the jams on a beautiful fall day.
Enjoying the jams on a beautiful fall day.
Michael Martin highstepping his way through the la...
Michael Martin highstepping his way through the la...
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John leading New Yosemite
John leading New Yosemite
First 5.9 Trad Lead.
First 5.9 Trad Lead.
The quintessential NY shot.
The quintessential NY shot.
John jamming crack on New Yosemite (5.9) at the Ju...
John jamming crack on New Yosemite (5.9) at the Ju...
Karate-chopping my balding way up New Yosemite. Ti...
Karate-chopping my balding way up New Yosemite. Ti...

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