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

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches, 300', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Tavis Ricksecker on Mar 3, 2008

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Tavis cranking the crux of the second pitch. Octob...

Description 

Starts on the north side of the tower which leans against the western toe of the Lost Huecos wall. The first pitch climbs bolted slab past several bolts to a 5.9 roof crossing the limestone band. Bolted belay on top of the limestone. The second pitch climbs an awesome hand crack which pinches to tips before opening up again in the obtuse corner formed by the edge of the tower (10c). Belay on top of the tower at another comfy belay. The third pitch steps down and right to access a handcrack out on the face. Cruise up the handcrack (5.8) to the top. There is a bit of looseness on the third pitch. Once on top head east before descending slopes to the north then down a west facing gully back to your packs.

Protection 

Double set from tips to hand sizes.


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By jayci
From: Flagstaff
Feb 24, 2011
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c R

This climb is not as good as LW. The corner pitch looks inviting, but protects with some pretty small stuff in marginal rock. The moves are committing and feel like maybe 11a tips laybacking. Don't take this one lightly! The bolts on the first pitch are unnecessary. There are good placements next to all of them and the climbing is easy.
By markguycan
From: flagstaff, AZ
Nov 28, 2011
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

I heard this is route was named Winnebago.
The second pitch is pretty exciting but I'd give it 10.c & PG13 at most.