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Sally Pocket 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Ian Altman, 2001
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Submitted By: eDixon on Oct 22, 2007  with updates from eli poss

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BETA PHOTO: Rusty leading Sally Pocket.

Description 

Climb up past 6 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

Location 

This is the [tenth] route from the left, three before the fence.

Protection 

Bolts.


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By ian altman
Dec 8, 2015
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

The story behind the name on this one came from the FA in 2001. Brett Keyes and I bolted it on lead and with a hand drill. It took most of the day. When I grabbed that sinker pocket about 3/4s of the way up, Brett told me I'd be a "Sally" if I used it. So I used it anyway and became a Sally, I guess, and the name was born. I think this route has become one of the better routes for its grade the Fume Wall.

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