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4 - Arch Rock
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Anticipation T 
Application T 
Bin, The T 
Blotto AKA Axis T 
Dirty Little Secret T 
English Breakfast Crack T 
Entrance Exam T 
Goldilocks T 
Gripper T 
Leanie Meanie T 
Midterm T 
New Dimensions T 
Principle, The S 
Sidetrack T 
Supplication T 

The Bin 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 130'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Greg Murphy, Bruce Morris, 3/1988
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Submitted By: Alexey on Jan 3, 2014

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The 10b hands start to The Bin

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Hand size start . Than 5" nice crack leaning left.
in the crux- short section where knee does not fit. Clean ow but dirty finish.
Unusual for Yosemite ow- Right side IN


The approach is not so bad, maybe a bit more than twice the main Arch Rock climbs. You pass Anticipation and walk 20-30 min west skirting the base of Arch Rock until you see obvious 5" crack


medium gear+ 2-3x #5, 1x#6

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Bin. [Dan McDevitt  photo]
BETA PHOTO: The Bin. [Dan McDevitt photo]
Rock Climbing Photo: Nearby GRE 5.11 looks hard and clean too. Dan McDe...
Nearby GRE 5.11 looks hard and clean too. Dan McDe...
Rock Climbing Photo: Climber in the OW crux of The Bin
Climber in the OW crux of The Bin

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By Alexey
From: San Jose
Jan 3, 2014

trip report for "The Bin"

As Bruce Morrice (FA) recall:" I seem to remember after the OW crux that you tunneled through a chimney sideways and grunted to the top where you emerged on the summit next to a little tree that we rapped from. The cave you chimney through is the eponymous garbage 'bin'. Plenty of bat guano. "

We did not climb last part via the "garbage bin" and rappel from small tree ~90 feet from the base

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