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Snatch Power 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Bob Ashworth, Bruce and Matt Pollock - 1973
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Submitted By: Osprey Overhang on Dec 1, 2009

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Beautiful route, what it lacks in length it makes ...

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A great pitch with fun jamming above. Just pull the crux down low and start jamming. Belay from slings around a bush or walk off to the right.


This is the middle of three cracks at the bottom of the Finger Lickin' area. The first to be reached on the approach trail.


Gear to 2.5 inches. Extra 1.75 - 2.5

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By Will S
From: Joshua Tree
Jan 18, 2010

Wires work well on the intial fingery section, that requires more pulling than you expect. Bulge is on bomber hand jams but still feels awkward. Top is cruising on #1 camalot size splitter, so save at least one piece that size for the upper half.

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