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Minnehaha
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Alfred Hitchcock Presents T 
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Back Tree Crack T 
Bat Crack T 
Black Corner T 
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Diagonal , The T 
Diamond Crack  T 
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Dihedral, The T,TR 
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Don Quixote T 
Eddie's Overhang 
Freeing South Africa S 
Heart Route T,S,TR 
Hooker, The T 
Hot Licks  T,S 
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Jam Crack T 
Left of main crack T,TR 
Lichen It A Bit More Traverse 
Lichen Traverse 
Lots of Nothing S,TR 
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Main Crack T,TR 
Open Book T,TR 
Open Book Direct T,TR 
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Penis Pencilman S 
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Prow, The S 
Romancing the Stone S,TR 
Ron's Climb T,S,TR 
Rush-Ins are coming, The T 
Rusty T 
Screaming Fingers T,S 
Smokey On Fire 
Smokey Overhang T 
Southern Exposure T 
Starbabies S,TR 
Step Left of Boston T,TR 
Strawberry Jam  T 
Synchronicity T 
Tar Babies S,TR 
Tarantula Traverse 
Tea with the Queen S 
Tree Crack T 
Twin Cracks T,TR 
Western Front T,TR 
Y Crack T,TR 
Z Crack T,TR 
Unsorted Routes:

The Diagonal  

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Bob Loomis '78
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Submitted By: Scott Coldiron on Jul 12, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The main wall, center at Minne:
1. main crack (5.4...

Description 

An easy start up an unprotected ramp starts feeling a bit spooky as you move onto the face. You could also do a direct start which is protectable with small gear.You'll start out using face holds to pull the roof, then the crack higher up.


Location 

Look for the left-leaning crack which is between the house-size boulder and Dihedral.


Protection 

gear



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the diagonal crack is on the left, dihedral is to the right
BETA PHOTO: the diagonal crack is on the left, dihedral is to ...
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By Adam Volwiler
Jun 20, 2011

The gear on this route is pretty poor until after the roof/corner section. If you fell at the, for the most part unprotected, crux you would be in for some pain. The top can be protected well though.