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Fritz T,TR 
Hambone Arete 
Just Another Pretty Face TR 
Stinger T,TR 
Upper Wiessner Crack T,TR 
Wasp, The T,TR 
Wiessner Boulder 
Wiessner Chimney T,TR 
Wiessner Face T,TR 
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Wiessner Chimney 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c

Type:  Trad, TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Stephen D. Schaefgen on Feb 22, 2002

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Kayte climbing the classic 5.4 at DL.


Up the chimney to the right of the alcove and Stinger. Use the chimney to gain a slab and traverse to the tree. Finish the route using the crack above your position at the tree. This one is easy, but real fun. The guidebook I used to find this climb recommends this as well; Please belay in a position that doesn't damage the tree.


Standard Rack

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By wayniak
Apr 27, 2003

Straight forward short chimmeny with good pro
By Ed Wright
Dec 23, 2010

Who needs pro? It's a fun solo.
By Ryan Strong
From: Golden, CO
Jul 15, 2011
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

the second pitch, the crack that takes you to the top, is really good!
By jay.kalamazoo
From: kalamazoo, mi
Oct 27, 2011

walked a # 4 camalot up this crack. A little awkward, but worth climbing if only to get to the upper crack.
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