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Scungilli T 
Sixish T 
Size Matters T 
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Twisted Sister T 
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Wrist T 

Twisted Sister 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 200'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Ivan Rezucha, Annie O'Neill 1984
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Submitted By: John Peterson on Aug 8, 2009

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Twisted Sister (.8)

Description 

A nice route that is easy to overlook. Although the pro looks dubious from the ground, it's not bad.

Work up the face between Baby and Easy Overhang. Often used to avoid the wide crack on Baby - it is tempting to move left into the Baby crack after about 40'.

The second pitch isn't memorable (as in, I can't remember anything!) and goes left of Baby. You can also climb P2 of Easy Overhang or even P2 of Son of Easy O.

Rappel from bolts at Easy Overhang, or wander back to the Uberfall Descent.

Location 

Immediately right of Baby.

Protection 

Standard gunks rack - mostly small stuff.


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By gblauer
From: Wayne, PA
Aug 19, 2011

Maybe it's me, but, I can't find the "G" gear on this climb.
By John Ely
From: DC
Aug 21, 2014

I put a smallish tcu in the slot to protect the crux, but looking at it to scootch it in properly was quite involved. Agree that 'pg' is closer to the truth.