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The Nose 

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

Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Ryan Nevius on Oct 3, 2011

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Furthest right on this wall. Just before you get to the walk-through crevice to the main wall, this route starts on the outside of the arete and wraps around it to the chains just on the inside. The crevice can be chimneyed on TR after leading this route.


The arete on the left side of the opening of the crevice.


4 bolts to chains.

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Rock Climbing Photo: The Nose Topo
BETA PHOTO: The Nose Topo
Rock Climbing Photo: shadows
Rock Climbing Photo: Heather on the 5.9 on Outer Wall.
Heather on the 5.9 on Outer Wall.
Rock Climbing Photo: baby got back
baby got back

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By Floyd Hayes
Mar 17, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

This route is called The Nose 5.8 in "Locals Guide to Rock Climbs of Northeast California." It looks slightly overhanging and intimidating, but the holds are big and halfway up you can move right onto the arete and rest your arms.
By Stonebhikku
From: boulder, co
Dec 29, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Has a few loose blocks since the last time I was on it, I think I remember one spinner, but nevertheless this route is fun, a nice warm up if you milk it for the stretches , for the inner walls.

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