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Routes in Eight-Mile Rock

Classic Crack T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Deception Crack T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Doin the Dishes TR 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Hornblower T,TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Mickey Mantle T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Twin Cracks T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
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Type: Trad
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Lizzy Trower on Feb 4, 2006
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

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Description

This route is a bit of a one-move wonder, but if Classic Crack is taken, it can be fun to do while waiting. The route is the curving crack around the corner from Classic Crack. The crux is pretty obvious. It is also a little tricky to protect. The rest is easy.

Protection

Standard trad rack. Don't need to carry much since the route is quite short. Bolted anchors that are shared with Mickey Mantle.

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Blitzo
 
Blitzo  
 
Definitely harder than it looks. Sep 13, 2006
BenCooper  
 
The diagonal crack portion takes good medium cams, and is the only 5.9 move on the route. Apr 16, 2007

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