Type: Trad, TR
FA: First Lead: Jim Erickson
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Shared By: Jay Knower on Oct 29, 2002
Admins: Ian CB, Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, chris tregge

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Callipigeanous is the appealing looking crack around the corner from Peter's Project. Unfortunately, the finger crack that looks like it swallows both protection and fingers ends at a ledge halfway up. From this ledge, make an exposed and dramatic step right onto the corner. Follow this corner (bad pro but 5.4ish climbing) to the top. If you can stomach the upper, somewhat runout part, Callipigeanous makes a great lead, perhaps one of the best at Devil's Lake. The lower moves are powerful yet oddly delicate while the upper section holds your interest despite the relatively easy climbing.


Small--TCUs and nuts