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Too Cool for Lycra 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 120'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Trevor and Eddie Bowman 8/29/03
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Submitted By: Trevor Bowman on Dec 6, 2007

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Description 

Established in 40F/foggy temps...late August in the Bighorns. The best intermediate sport route up here. Can easily be done as one long pitch.
P1-Steep pocketed slab. Tricky off the ground and getting progressively easier to the belay ledge. 5.8 4 bolts
P2-Easy slab to small shelf, pull crux bulge and wander up clean slab with very cool chert (brown extrusive mineral) holds to chains. 5.9 7 bolts


Location 

The right-hand bolted route from the ground. From the midway anchors, stay straight up (the furthest right 2nd pitch option is Prospects of Poverty). Two raps with a single rope.

Protection 

11 bolts and chain anchors.


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