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Chick Dead, Dog Killed It T,S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13
Don't Be Late T,S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Jungle T,S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Lower Echelon Paranoia T,S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Shipley Drive S 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Tricky Goldy S 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Type: Sport, 175 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Russ Walling and Doug McDonald (TD, 8/1997)
Page Views: 98 total · 1/month
Shared By: Russ Walling on Aug 21, 2007
Admins: Aron Quiter, Euan Cameron, AWinters, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Great rock and great moves on this one. Crux will slap you right away as you leave the station. Crimpy holds on golden rock soon lead to easier and cool climbing above.

Location

Use the first set of anchors on Lower Echelon and bust right up the slab and A0 ladder to the anchor of the business pitch. You can also do Chick Dead as a warm up and rap right into the Tricky Goldy anchors instead of doing the first approach pitch.

Protection

Pitch 1: 9 Bolts and an A0 3 bolt ladder. Pull on draws to pass.
Pitch 2: 8 Bolts to bolted anchor.

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Russ Walling
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Russ Walling   www.FishProducts.com
 
This route is called Tricky Goldy from the continuous loop tape of trip-hop we played during the FA and beyond. I could never remember whether the artist was Tricky, or Goldy, and used to badger Mick with the same question day in and day out... Is this "Tricky" or "Goldy"? It all seemed to fit since the route is on gold rock, and is certainly tricky. Aug 22, 2007

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