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Straight Flush 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Tristan Higbee, March 2008
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Tristan Higbee on Mar 28, 2008

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Fun little crack, if a bit loose in places. The crux is probably turning the roof near the top. But there are good holds everywhere, so it's not too bad. After turning the roof, clip the last bolt on Magic Helmet (the bolted 5.10 to the right) and finish on Magic Helmet's anchors.


The crack in the corner to the left of Magic Helmet.


A few small to medium sized pieces. One bolt. Uses the chains on Magic Helmet.

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By Tristan Higbee
From: Cambodia
Mar 28, 2008

I used purple, green, and red BD Camalots to protect the route to the bolt. Maybe a yellow one, too. This climb is nothing spectacular but it's pretty fun. You don't really need to jam--there are enough face holds.
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