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Routes in Hemingway Buttress (West Face)

American Express T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Execution Time T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Layaway Plan TR 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
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Type: TR, 80 ft
FA: John Bachar, John Yablonski, and Mike Lechlinski, Dec. 1979
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Shared By: Roger Linfield on Aug 1, 2006
Admins: C Miller, Greg Opland, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This is a steep and sustained fingertip lieback, requiring interesting footwork.


This is on the back (southwest face) of Hemmingway Buttress. It is an obvious fingertip lieback problem.


It's a toprope problem, so you just need gear for the anchor on top.



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