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Shagg It  

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
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Submitted By: corson on Nov 14, 2008

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Sam Bendroth on Shagg It. Photo: Pat Bagley. Check...

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Start up great Escape then bust straight up and left out the proudest line of the cliff.


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Come on haters, show me your nuts!
Come on haters, show me your nuts!
Bec has to do an all points off sideways dyno.
Bec has to do an all points off sideways dyno.
Come on guys, let's strip the wall and climb the beauty of the natural!
Come on guys, let's strip the wall and climb the b...
Chris D on the first free gear ascent of Shagg It.
Chris D on the first free gear ascent of Shagg It....
Sam Bendroth on Shagg It. Photo: Pat Bagley. Check me out at <a href='http://www.bagleyheavybags.blogspot.com' target='_blank' rel='nofollow' >www.bagleyheavybags.blogspot.com</a>
Sam Bendroth on Shagg It. Photo: Pat Bagley. Check...
Pete "The Don" Fasoldt, co-owner of the Atlantic Climbing School, crushing the iron cross on Shagg It. Photo: Pat Bagley. Check me out at <a href='http://www.bagleyheavybags.blogspot.com' target='_blank' rel='nofollow' >www.bagleyheavybags.blogspot.com</a>
Pete "The Don" Fasoldt, co-owner of the Atlantic C...
Contemplating the upper headwall of Shagg It. Such an incredible route!
Contemplating the upper headwall of Shagg It. Such...
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By chris deulen
From: Merriam, Kansas
Jul 19, 2009
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

Best route at the crag.

By Jason Funk
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Jul 21, 2009

Yup, Shagg It is amazing. It's long and has it all from steep reachy side pulls to jug hauling, as well as a few hand jams and technical moves to finish it off. This would be a very proud onsight.

By chris deulen
From: Merriam, Kansas
Aug 7, 2010
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

Done on gear today for all the haters.

By andyscott
From: Massachusetts
Sep 5, 2010
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

Badass.

By Rajiv Ayyangar
From: Portland, ME
Sep 14, 2010
rating: 5.12d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

If you do it on gear you get to make a necklace out of the bolts and wear it for good-luck! Badass, Chris.

By LeeAB
Administrator
From: ABQ, NM
Aug 20, 2012

Someone needs to adopt this and give it a better description.

By Seth Cohen
3 days ago

New description:

Climb the first two bolts of Great Escape, then head straight up. Make a huge move sideways to the left -- short climbers will be stretched to oblivion -- to a shake. Breathe, consider the steepness above, and launch into the meat of the route. Make a series of big, dynamic moves between big holds until just below the final dihedral, where you can step right onto a slab and get a squatting, foot-numbing rest that's not as good as you think it should be. Remember all those acrobatics you did below? Forget all that. Battling the dihedral involves intricate, techy moves that end with one final strength-sapping move to finishing jugs that can feel heartbreakingly far away with a pump. Clip the chains. Feel proud.