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 ADVANCED
Pedestal Buttress
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
All The Way T 
Angle of the Dangle T 
Assume the Position T,TR 
Beginning, The T,TR 
Birch Tree Crack T,TR 
Blow-up T,TR 
Chimney's End T,TR 
Condolences T 
Congratulations T,TR 
Creation Crack T 
D.L.F.A T 
Dog, The TR 
Dyslexia TR 
End Of The End, The TR 
End, The T,TR 
Evelyn Bites The Crust TR 
F4 Ledges T 
Flake Route T,TR 
Golden Ledges T 
Hourglass T,TR 
Hourglass Direct TR 
Ironmongers T 
Ironmongers Super Direct T,TR 
Lethe T 
Lower Diagonal T,TR 
Modern Art TR 
Pedestal, The T,TR 
Pete's Lament TR 
Pine Box T 
Rich and Famous TR 
Sometime Crack T,TR 
Sometime Direct T 
Sometimes Left Side TR 
Sometimes Right T 
Stretcher, The TR 
Sweatshop T,TR 
Upper Diagonal T,TR 
Welfare Line TR 
Unsorted Routes:

The Beginning 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Oct 28, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Climbing The Beginning in Feb 2011. We weren't sur...

Description 

The Beginning is found between The Stretcher (route 31) and Chimney's End (route 29). It is easily identified as the v-shaped dihedral to the left of Chimney's End. Climb up the dihedral using the crack and face holds.

Protection 

Small stoppers


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By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
May 17, 2010
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

This was a great lead and certainly deserves more than 1 star. It has a few roof moves and is just a joy to climb.
By Michael Bartosek
From: Los Angeles
Feb 28, 2011

Throw some snow and ice on this route and it becomes quite a fun bit of climbing.