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Witch Doctor 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: BrianWS on Jan 28, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: My understanding of the routes on the main wall

Description 

Steep face climbing on edges and flakes to a roof about 3/4 of the way up. Listed in the Supertopo guide as 5.12b.

Location 

Starts to the right of Flu and pulls through the obvious roof.

Protection 

5 bolts to chains


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By BrianWS
Jan 28, 2013

Felt light for 12b.

As of summer 2012, the face was streaked with an odd, slick, white deposit, and some of the flakes and cracks were lightly seeping. Fingers smelt bad after this climb -- perhaps some sort of runoff and drip from the camp's plumbing? Either way, it detracted the overall quality of an otherwise fun sport route.
By Ben Broche
From: San Francisco, CA
Mar 15, 2016
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

5.12b (maybe a bit soft) if you finish through the roof, and 3 star movement

I did a link up last summer finishing up the dihedral (TR'd, need a couple TCUs for a safe lead), which clocks in around 5.12c with that second low % thin crux.

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