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Cedar Rock - Main Wall
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Adultery T 
Birthday Bash T 
Caught Up in the Air T 
Caught up in the Air Direct T 
Cedar Blossom T 
Cedar Pie T 
Common Ground T 
Details at Ten T 
Ex-squeeze Me T 
Ghouls Just Wanna Have Fun T,S 
Happy Camper S 
Happy Ending T,S 
I wanna be sedated T,S 
LeMenestrel Cramps T 
Margin of Error T 
New Creature T 
Off The Cuff T 
Oh! Mr. Friction T 
Orangutan Flake T 
Passion and Warfare T,S 
Pawing the Void S 
Petrified Cedar T 
Polliwog T 
Rawhide Arch T 
Sibling Revelry T 
Smoke Hole Weiners T 
Spirit Stick T,S 
Stockings On The Mantle T 
Tadpole Direct T 
Toads Are Us T 
Two In Agreement T 
Unknown 5.5 T 
unknown 5.9- T,S 
Wild Ginger Root T 
Wyoming Dick T 

Oh! Mr. Friction 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches, 250'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Sean Cobourn and Charles Ivey 1986
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Submitted By: Sean Cobourn on Aug 26, 2008

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Dean Gansline on an early ascent.

Description 

Cedar Rock's first route, its easiest, and the only one suitable for beginners.
P1= Climb the short left arching dihedral to a nice ledge with a fixed belay.
P2 and/or 3- Run up the fun face to the top.
Hike down and right to reach the base again. No fixed anchors past first pitch.

Location 

At right side of cliff. Look for short left arching dihedral.

Protection 

NC trad rack


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13 year old Cole Gulden on one of his first leads
13 year old Cole Gulden on one of his first leads

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By kcradford
From: Asheville, NC
Apr 14, 2014

There is a bolted achor at the top of the second pitch.