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Stairway Overhang 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: James M Schroeder on Nov 24, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Stairway Overhang is the route on the right.


Climb up on large face under roof. Exit out from roof using small crack and climb face to top.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Pulling the roof.
Pulling the roof.
Rock Climbing Photo: Another sweet picture of Stairway Overhang.
Another sweet picture of Stairway Overhang.

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By Peter Dodge
From: Duluth, MN
Jan 4, 2007
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

I think a more 5.10a route would cut to the right to the huge ledge after the roof and then work up and to the left. Staying committed to the seam after the roof, I think, is more like 5.11. I might be a little easier for taller people because they might be able to skip the ugly finger jams.

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