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Vegetable Crack 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Description 

This is the third to last route on the west-most section of the crag. Scramble 4th class choss for about 20 feet to reach the beginning of the route which starts at a steep, slightly left-angling finger-size dihedral. Power the dihedral and then follow the slab to a small tree. As the route steepens, the crack thins but still accepts gear (green Alien mostly). The funnest part of the route is the first and last 10'. This route is a plausible first trad lead for beginning trad climbers, just make sure you place two pieces nice and high at the bottom to avoid decking.

Protection 

Trad - Single rack to #.75 Camalot. Two green aliens (#1 Master Cam/ TCU) for the crux if you have them.


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