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Triple Jeopardy 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
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Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Jason Wells on Nov 27, 2001

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BETA PHOTO: Triple Jeopardy starting from 1/3 of the way up. ...

Description 

A fun moderate route and good one for beginning leaders or to set up for people on their first trip.

Just left of 3am crack on the far left side of the buttress. Look for an anchor about 40' up and consider the options. There are a variety of ways to get up there and they're all relatively fun and easy.


Protection 

Various depending on which option is taken. Regardless doubles of various sizes should be sufficient.


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By Bill Wright
Nov 29, 2001

This route is rated 5.9 in the Stewart Green book, but 5.8 seems about right. Lots of rest, lots of options, short, gear every inch of the way. Great intro leading route for this area. Unfortunately, there aren't many near this easy.
By Ben Mottinger
Founding Father
Oct 4, 2002

This is rated 5.7 in Sharp End's book.
By mikejohnson1
From: Essex Junction, VT
Mar 13, 2009

We looked for this route so a friend could do his first lead here, and after a lot of bewilderment, we realize that it very well may have fallen. The broken column collapsed! Maybe worth taking a look at, its kind of weird.
By Alexander Nees
From: Grand Junction, CO
Sep 7, 2011

This climb has not fallen down.
By Tim C
From: Lakewood, CO
Aug 25, 2014

This doesn't seem like a good beginner lead to me at all. No pro for the first 20-30 ft that you have to run it out before you find the crack.