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Wiggins II 

YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Leonard Coyne
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Submitted By: Eric Whitbeck on Oct 30, 2006

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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

The book describes the route as thin hands to tips, but it really goes thin hands to tips and then gradually widens to big hands. There is one drilled pin in the middle, right before the tips.

Protection 

tips to big hands


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By camhead
From: Vandalia, Appalachia
Apr 21, 2009

Indian Creek has long been well-known for having quite a few "easy" 5.12-'s. Way Rambo, Nine Lives, Coyne Crack, Sig Sauer, Dos Hermanos, Annunaki, Middle Crack, Gurka, and so on. If you are looking for one of these easier routes to get that 5.12- crack on your ticklist, THEN STAY THE HELL AWAY FROM THIS ROUTE!

Excellent route, though, all the same.
By slim
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Nov 28, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

probably the perfect 12- benchmark at the creek. not the easiest, not the hardest, but surely the best. 5 star mega classic for sure - you need 2 ropes to get off, there are no ledges, the position is unparalleled, the climbing is brilliant. the best pitch i have climbed at the creek, and possibly the best pitch i have ever climbed period.
By chris Kalous
Apr 9, 2012

Yes, this one is a beaut!
By Kevin Kent
From: Flagstaff, AZ
May 29, 2014

In my mind tied with Sinestra for best route in the creek!
By Aaron Livingston
From: Yosemite Valley, CA
May 14, 2015
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

So good!! Hard sections for the people with big hands and for the people with tiny fingers. No escaping a crux of one kind of another. Loved it!
By WadeM
Apr 7, 2016

Definitely the toughest 12- Ive been on in the Creek. Its good and sooo long

Good hands don't come till the anchor

Seemed:
45-50 feet 1s
25 ft .75
10 ft boulder problem at pin
15 ft .5
20 ft .75 to 1s
Good Hands to the anchor

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