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Sixth Sense 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Eric Whittemore, 1999
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Submitted By: Jake D. on Feb 19, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Almost to the top.

Description 

Route starts on the block on the right end of the crag, Follow the bolts up vertical face to the LO just below the New Wave area.


Location 

First route on the right end of Below New Wave. Beware of anything kicked or dropped off the upper new wave section above.


Protection 

5 bolts to LO.



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By matthewWallace
From: plymouth, nh
Dec 15, 2008
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

I enjoyed this route, but i have an attraction to under climbed route that are a little dirty, if that is what you like i suggest this...

By Deborah Sherwin
May 26, 2012
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

I agree with the description to beware of falling objects from above; while we were on this route a loose helmet came a careening down and could easily have given belayer or climber a good whack. For the route itself, the guidebook described one awkward move which we found was actually easier for shorter climbers.

By J Meagher
Oct 21, 2012
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Nice warm-up route for some of the steeper stuff on below the new wave. A bit dirty at some spots, but that's to be expected on a slabby 5.6. Also a good beginner route. However, if you're a novice leader or short it helps to have a pre-hung draw on the tricky third bolt.
In regards to the other reviews, everything at the top seemed solid, but I can understand objects falling from the new wave being a concern.