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Pee Wee's Big Adventure T 
S.O.S. S 
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Sea Breeze S 
Seasick S 
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Sea Breeze 

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

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: dave quinn 5/06
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Jun 18, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: sea breeze on the far right end

Note: New route moratorium area MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is yet another addition to this section of cliff. Sea Breeze has a very short crux followed by an enjoyable romp up the easy slab above.

Start on the big flake to the right of S.O.S.(5.11a). Layback up and do one or two challenging moves to get up on to the slab where things get more easy.

Location 

The far right route at the crag starts on a huge flake.

Protection 

Bolts to anchors.


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Rock Climbing Photo: fun little route. too short!
fun little route. too short!
Rock Climbing Photo: the start
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By Ryan Loiselle
From: Pepperell, MA
Jun 14, 2016

Watch out for the bees nest up past the forth bolt and to the left. It is right inside a nice hold too!
By alpinetraveler
Jun 14, 2016

Isn't the Crow's Nest closed for falcons now?
By M Sprague
Administrator
From: New England
Jun 14, 2016

The Crow's nest is not usually included in the bird ban, though you should probably avoid using the rap anchor on the far left side that drops you into Yellow Knife gully.
By lee hansche
Administrator
From: goffstown, nh
Jun 15, 2016

The birds are in a different nest this year just across from the crows nest atop Yellowknife Buttress... Chris Martin who is in charge of the closures was considering closing some of crows nest this year but I think it would just be the left side of the crag and there would be signs up there... but yes as Mark said do avoid that rap station while nesting is going on.

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