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Pigs On The Wing 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: Dylan Warren
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Submitted By: chongo pantz on Dec 10, 2006

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time for the fun crack switch


Cool. Cruiser hands to thin hands splitter followed by a fun crack switch to locks on a dark rock shield.


20 feet right of the long (160') gold-size left-facing corner Comfortably Numb. At the top of small talus slope right of main alcove.


Mostly red Camalots. A few golds for the start and a couple of greens near the switch and finish.

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A little more perspective on Pigs, working through the crack switch
BETA PHOTO: A little more perspective on Pigs, working through...
Pig Heaven - Jon Howland climbing, Goldstein/Wells photo
Pig Heaven - Jon Howland climbing, Goldstein/Wells...
Greg Perry climbing. Kara Perry belaying.
Greg Perry climbing. Kara Perry belaying.
Trevor working it out.
Trevor working it out.

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By Ryan Curry
Jun 7, 2008

This route is as aesthetic a line as you'll find at The Wall. Great climbing that is only slightly detracted from by the soft rock in the middle of the route. Otherwise, this would be a four-star climb.
By Paul Hunnicutt
From: Boulder, CO
Apr 30, 2009
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

This goes from #1's to #2's above the roof then to .4-#1 with a final hand jam right before the finish. Awesome route.
By claramie
From: Boulder, CO
Nov 25, 2009

What a GREAT route! Lots of thin hands and the crack switch is cool!
By Princess Mia
From: Vail
Nov 5, 2012

One of the best routes at the creek IMHO. Super fun!!!
By Karl kelley
Sep 4, 2014

FA. Dylan Warren. In typical style Dylan sent onsight. Impressive, considering some loose stone!