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Slick and the 9mm 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Kellyn Gorder (2000)
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Submitted By: ziggy on Oct 21, 2009

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This route climbs better than you think it will. Make some pretty easy moves to a good rest and climb through the bulge (crux) quickly.


The furtherest route on the left side of the crag.



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By ziggy
Oct 21, 2009

This route is not bad. If you decide to get on it and 10b is at your limit then the onsite will feel tough.
By S. Neoh
Oct 5, 2010
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

People either like this route or hate it. Lock-off strength a plus for the cruxy roof section.
By Gif Zafred
From: Pittsburgh, PA
Apr 28, 2011

Some thought is required for this route as it is not obvious. After the short roof section the route is pretty sustained, making a tough onsight.
By Dustin Stephens
Feb 4, 2013
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

"2nd pitch" of 5.9 crack (medium cams) is definitely worth doing and can be linked together with the first into one long pitch
By Jfaub
From: Ottawa, On
Jun 15, 2014
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

I liked this route alot! Diverse climbing and sustained finish keeps you honest.
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