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5.10 TR TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Baxter Crack T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Bold is Love T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Bolt Ladder Boulder C0
Bonobo V5 6C
Chicken Fixin's T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c R
Five Easy Pieces T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Gone Fishin' T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Inferno T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13
John's Jugs T 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b
Left Deception T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Magic Static V5+ 6C+ R
Megadeath T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Middle Deception Crack T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13
Now Smell This S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Orangutan V2+ 5+
PMC T 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Prow, The T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Retirement Crack T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Right Deception Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Right Elephant Crack T 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Slab Problem V4- 6B
Spread Eagle T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R
Spread Flake T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b
TT's Terror T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Tunnel NE V3 6A
Verse in Ragtime T,S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Zit Slab T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: Scott Baxter
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Shared By: Will Cobb on May 19, 2006
Admins: Greg Opland, Luke Bertelsen, JJ Schlick

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Description

The Baxter Crack is located about 50 yards north of the Deception Cracks. Pass through the tunnel boulder and look up. The Spread Flake is the right facing corner. The Baxter crack is the left facing corner.

Scramble up and over boulders and then up a lower angle slab with a crack. When the wall steepens head take one of two options. 1. Climb up and right through a wide crack to the cliff top. 2. Climb straight up a sweet #2 Camalot crack to the cliff top. Option #1 is probably in the 5.6 range. Option #2 could be as hard as 5.8+, but is very high quality climbing.

Protection

.5 - #2 Camalots
Half set Stoppers
Draws
Rap from the tree atop the Spread Flake (Right facing corner 15' left of Baxter Crack.)

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Richard Fernandez
Flagstaff, AZ
Richard Fernandez   Flagstaff, AZ
I'd say its a bit more like 100 yards up from the deceptions. The straight up line is a blast! Oct 9, 2009