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Unholy Mackerel 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a R

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jay Young
Season: Winter
Page Views: 261
Submitted By: Danny Rowand on Oct 29, 2012

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Rachel Cutlip Near the top of Unholy Mackerel.

Description 

Start about 8 ft. right of Holy Mackerel crack. climb the face up small ledges and crimps to a vertical crack. Make a long move to a good edge and finish up on the big belay ledge to a set of shared ring anchors for Holy Mackerel.

Location 

just to the right of the Holy Mackerel Crack

Protection 

This route is best done on toprope after leading Holy Mackerel.


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By BrianWS
Jan 14, 2013
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a R

Bring small TCUs or purple to red C3s to protect the crux. A bomber #1 C4 just below the crux will probably keep you off the deck if your gear pops, good pro returns after the difficulty.