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The Way We Were 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Jim Brink 5/31/10
New Route: Yes
Season: spring, summer, fall
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Submitted By: Jim Brink on May 31, 2010

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To be climbed in painters pants and a rugby shirt.

A convenient, stout tree 15 feet back from the top serves as a belay anchor/rap point. The headwall is the crux. Pro is good. Clear stones from near the lip before pulling the rope.


The right side of the Bonnie and Clyde slab is marked by a crack that goes to the top. Climb it.


Take a standard, small, trad rack to 2 1/2 in. There is no fixed pro.

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By slim
Jun 1, 2010
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

This one has been done a couple times over the years. A pretty good gear route for Shelf.

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