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Tom Cat 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on Nov 28, 2003

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Description 

Tom Cat is a great warmup crack in a darkly varnished, right-facing dihedral. It is a ways left along the Cat Wall, maybe 300 meters?

Head up a tight slot with a protectable crack for 25 feet, then pull into the dihedral and climb slightly wide hands all the way to the anchors.

Protection 

Single set. Extra wide hands.


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Nick leading "Tom Cat" on the Cat Wall.
Nick leading "Tom Cat" on the Cat Wall.
Loren on Tom Cat
Loren on Tom Cat
What a beautiful corner
What a beautiful corner
Noah starting Tom Cat
Noah starting Tom Cat
climb
climb
Noah coming off Tom Cat
Noah coming off Tom Cat

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By Danny Inman
From: Arvada
Nov 29, 2005

Awesome. Really nice varied I-creek climb at a great sunny wall.
By d-know
From: electric lady land
Jan 26, 2006
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b

take some #3 camalots
By HeatherB-Radley
From: Augsburg, Germany
Dec 2, 2009

pain enduro fists for ladies' hands... but fun
By 1Eric Rhicard
Mar 28, 2010

Was told blue camalots were all I needed. Fortunately I had one yellow I moved a time or two.
By Ian M.
Nov 22, 2011

Definitely more #3 camalots than #2s. Also, nice to have a 0.75 or 0.5 to place before getting in the slot so you don't deck.
By Jason N.
From: Grand Junction
Oct 31, 2012

The guidebook led me to believe it would be mostly #2 camalots, when I found it to be mostly #3 camalots. I think I placed 4 #3 camalots.