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5.8 Cube Crack T,TR 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Clamshell Crack T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Eagle's Prey T,S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Eagle's Way S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Forty-Four Fifty T,S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
GRTC S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Keep Clam T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Noisy Oyster T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Shrimp Salad T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Stolen Thunder S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Type: Trad, Sport, 70 ft
FA: Jim Phillips, Roger Johnson
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Shared By: ScottH on Jun 20, 2007
Admins: Scott Coldiron, Nate Ball, Jon Nelson, Micah Klesick

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Nice slab climbing leads to an intimidating bulge and a fun mantle. Chose between powerful and delicate face climbing or an inobvious alternative to get established in the crack, then cruise to the top.


Three bolts and gear to 1.5". The first bolt(s) are shared with Stolen Thunder.


geoff georges
Seattle, Wa.
geoff georges   Seattle, Wa.
I suppose it is true for any slabby route, it is better in cool temps, seemed really hard on a sweaty day. This is a tough 5.9, after the spooky run-out near the start, one pulls up onto a ledge that feels committing moving above your last pro. Then the crux getting into a shallow flaring crack. Feb 8, 2016

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