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The Dike 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 55'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Kevin Heckeler on Apr 18, 2012

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Start on neighboring route Wide Crack, then move out to the bolts that lead right into the dike, past a tree, and up a deep crack to the top.


Same as Wide Crack, traverses right above an overhang to a dike.


Bolts, standard rack

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By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Apr 26, 2012

The bolted traverse on this climb is NOT indicative of Adirondack ethic and tradition.
By Gunkiemike
Aug 28, 2012

Even slower to dry than Wide Crack.
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