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Slabtastic 

YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c R

   
Type:  Trad, 4 pitches, 680', Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c R [details]
FA: Paul Ross Steve Rydalch Patrick Moe. March 8th 2009
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Mar 9, 2009

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Patrick starting the Third pitch

Description 

Starts about 50' to the right of Just Dreams below a flake at about 40' up.
P1)Climb to the left side of the flake and follow three bolts to double anchors at the foot of a low angle groove. (Same belay as Just Dreams)140'5.6R.
P2)Move up to the right up very easy rock via yellow slab to double anchors below the impressive steep slab to the right of Just Dreams groove.240'5.3.
P3) A fine classic pitch on excellent rock.From the belay go straight up and follow 4/5 bolts to double anchors below a clean shallow groove.200' 5.8+R.
P4)Follow groove and the fine slab above straight up to double anchors.150' 5.4R,no pro.

Descent:- Rap the Route. From just above the top anchors one can 4th class about 700' up to a nice summit and more great views.

Location 

Hike from about 1/4 mile away FROM the Entrance to Three Fingers Canyon north for about 20 mins . See Beta Photo. The lines of the climbs are approximate

Protection 

Quick draws. Two 60m ropes


Photos of Slabtastic Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: A)Return of The Crocks.630'5.8R B)Faith Hope and C...
BETA PHOTO: A)Return of The Crocks.630'5.8R B)Faith Hope and C...
Rock Climbing Photo: Paul on first pitch.
Paul on first pitch.
Rock Climbing Photo: Steve following the Forth pitch
Steve following the Forth pitch
Rock Climbing Photo: Pitch one
Pitch one
Rock Climbing Photo: Higher on third pitch
Higher on third pitch
Rock Climbing Photo: Shows the easy pitch two to the belay of third pit...
Shows the easy pitch two to the belay of third pit...
Rock Climbing Photo: Partick on third pitch
Partick on third pitch
Rock Climbing Photo: Paul starting the long third pitch  Excellent sust...
Paul starting the long third pitch Excellent sust...
Rock Climbing Photo: Steve and Patrick on belay top of Third pitch
Steve and Patrick on belay top of Third pitch

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By Patrick Moe
Mar 10, 2009

Great slab, great rock, great climb!

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