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Echo Rock - West Face
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Battle of the Bulge T 
Cherrie Pie T 
Cherry Bomb T 
Cole-Evans T 
Double Dip T 
Eff Four T 
Falcon and The Snowman, The T 
Fall from Grace T 
Forbidden Paradise T 
Gone in 60 Seconds T 
Heart and Sole T 
Highway 62 T 
Legolas T 
Love and Rockets T 
Minute Man T 
Quick Draw McGraw T 
Respect The Pouch S 
Stichter Quits T 
Stick to What T 
Team Slug (aka Cliff Pounder) T 
Ten Conversations at Once T 
Too Bold to Bolt T 
Tooth Beaver T 
Trough, The T 
Try Again T 

The Trough 

YDS: 5.0 French: 2- Ewbanks: 4 UIAA: I ZA: 6 British: MM 1c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.2 French: 3 Ewbanks: 8 UIAA: II ZA: 8 British: D 2c [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: Brian Reynolds on Nov 16, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Echo Rock - West Face Left


The Trough is a wide chimney that splits the SW face of Echo Rock. It's the obvious crack on the far left side of the photo, about 40 feet left of (and around the corner from) Double Dip. You can't miss it, but you should probably try to anyway. Not really worth doing -- definitely not with climbing shoes and a rope.


I guess you could throw in some pro, and a standard rack will suffice. But it's 5.0 -- not worth hauling a rope and rack.

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