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People, Places and Things 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Andy Fitz, Ed Mosshart, July 1988
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Submitted By: geoff georges on Feb 25, 2014

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Description 

A great route, maybe stiff for the grade. I seem to remember the bulge about 25' up being the crux.
A thinner crack till you come out on a ledge, then right side to top.

Location 

4 cracks right of Cherry Bomb and Libretto is the 10a on the right that starts off the broken leaning pillar.

Protection 

the book says gear to 2", but I think I used a #3.


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By A.wilk
From: Olympia, WA
Mar 22, 2016
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

I would say that this thing is significantly harder than other 5.8's in the area. I couldn't really get any good jams in the narrow crack but after the bulge until the gravely ledge. The pro, however, is great and the climbing is very thoughtful. A good climb for sure.
By Maxgl
From: Seattle, Washington
Jun 27, 2016
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

This route is really fun. Eats the small gear. Its a tough 5.8 but all the moves are there. Thoughtful climbing for sure!
By Nick Barnwell
From: Bellevue, WA
Aug 2, 2016
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Tough for the grade and very sustained. Eases considerably ~5m below the ledge.

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