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Over The Hill 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Alan Bartlett and Don Wilson, May 1981
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Sep 11, 2006

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Description 

This climb is very loose and a real thrash.


Location 

The next crack to the right of White Powder.


Protection 

standard rack



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By The Gray Tradster
Nov 25, 2007

Quality Choss!

Still a bomb though.

Following it felt more like old school 5.6.

Given the rock quality, I'm glad the princess rope gunned it for us.

By Artem Lebedev
From: Santa Monica, CA
Apr 12, 2010

This description is biased. There is not a single loose rock on the route. Yes, it has a lot of awkward moves, yes it does not fit into standard nomenclature (fist-hand-finger crack or whatever) - so it is more fun to do!

By Mary Moser
Apr 4, 2011

A few of our pals did this route yesterday and getting down to the slings in order to rappel off the back side was more of an adventure than the climb itself. At least that's what their experience was!