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Ely's Peak (Duluth)
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The Flake 

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

Type:  Trad, TR, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
FA: Steve Mabley
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Submitted By: nodin on Jul 7, 2007
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A good climb up an obvious and sharp flake that creates a dihedral. Straight forward climbing but the crux could easily result in a broken ankle if you fall on lead (foot jam, not ground fall...)


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By Erik Olson
Jul 23, 2007
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c

Great Lead! Get on it if you haven't!

By schojess
Aug 26, 2009

Big gear good to have here; watch out for hornets to the left.