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Salal Jam 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 35'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
FA: unknown
Season: Faces West and stays dry
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Submitted By: Tony B on Jun 4, 2012
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This climb is a little too short, but is good quality. The detractor of height can be mitigated by clipping the anchor with a long runner and continuing onward into 'Asleep At the Wheel' at a rather consistent and continuous grade. Step up off of the ground (crux?) and into solid jams and cams onto the ledge with a chain anchor.


This climb lies own 20 meters low and right from the Split Beaver Namesake climb. A hand-crack splits a short section of off-vertical wall to a good ledge with a set of chain and ring anchors.


A single set of hand and wide hands cams... more if continuing onto 'Asleep At the Wheel.'

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By Dru
Jun 5, 2012

This route is now called Salal Jam. It used to be just the left-hand start to Asleep at the Wheel.

By Peter Spindloe
From: North Vancouver, BC
Jun 10, 2012

Thanks Dru. I updated the name.