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Overhang Overpass 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Jim Donini et al, 1974
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Submitted By: Osprey on Feb 7, 2010

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Description 

Steep, clean, high quality, white granite corner.

Belay below a roof on gear. Pull the roof with hands to a rest. Then continue up an increasingly difficult corner. There are not many places to rest once you enter the business on this one so bring your boosters and endurance.

Watch out for loose gravel at the top belay. The leader can easily kick some of it down the corner.

Location 

Follow approach for Overhang Bypass. Rappel the route from chains or continue on to the summit. For the summit option see Overhang Bypass pitch 4 & 5.

Protection 

Pro to 2.5" Bring extra yellow through orange aliens or equivalent cams.


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By Alexey
From: San Jose
May 14, 2012

Donini story of first assent
supertopo.com/climbing/thread....
By Bryan G
From: San Jose
Oct 1, 2014

The crux is 0.5 (purple) Camalots, for those who don't know Alien sizes. Just a little bit wider than the crux of Butterballs and much harder for the grade, imo.