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Squiggles Direct T,TR 
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Squiggles Direct 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Dick Williams and John Hudson (1963) FFA Dick Williams (1963)
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Submitted By: Tim Schafstall on Apr 9, 2008

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Manasi being belayed by Drew on Squiggles Direct

Description 

A easily set-up and oft-done top rope. I've never seen anyone lead it, although I suspect it does get the occasional lead attempt. Reach the top by climbing Squiggles, or climbing the Uberfall Descent and heading left at the top.

Climb the crack, then work your way up the pleasant-looking but often dirty face.


Location 

At a thin crack 15 feet right of Squiggles.


Protection 

Minimal. Injury potential.



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By JohnWesely
From: Red River Gorge
May 27, 2011
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13

This route actually protects fairly well. The crux is protected by a very very small RP.

By lucander
From: Stone Ridge, NY
Jan 30, 2012
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b R

I've led this twice and never found worthwhile protection until the piton.