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Ragweed 

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

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Tom Bath on Nov 4, 2009  with updates from Pawel

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BETA PHOTO: Climber on Ragweed. Barbie Mud Flaps follows the a...

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Description 

This climb shares the same start as Barbie Mud Flaps at the base of the arete. After a few feet, move right and follow a line of bolts up past a few cracks where you can place gear.

Protection 

Gear to 1.5", 3 bolts, fixed rap station


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By geoff georges
From: Seattle, Wa.
Oct 16, 2013
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This route seems to be sort of a standard for 5.9's in Leavenworth. Slabby face climbing, with discontinuous finger cracks.
The face move used to feel very committing with the 1/4" rusty bolts protecting them, the 2 bolts have been replaced 2013.

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