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Routes in Y-Crack Wall

A Dish to Pass S,TR 5.12b/c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Blinded by Lust S,TR 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a
Dakota Farms Cheese S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Death of A Salesman T,TR 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b
Eagle Rare T,TR 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c
Early Times S 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Easy Tower Route T 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Green Zipper T 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c
Little Rebel Crack AKA Ezra Brooks T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Little pine T,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Rebel Yell T,TR 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Straight No Chaser T,TR 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Ten High T,TR 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b
Tower Route S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
West Face of Tower T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13
Whiskey Chimney (aka Pigeon Crack) T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Whiskey a Go-Go S,TR 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c
Y-Crack (aka Old and in the Way) T,TR 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Type: Trad, 35 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Erik Olson on Nov 1, 2007 with updates
Admins: Doug Hemken, James Schroeder, Chris treggE

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Description

EASY trad route on the SE corner of the tower to the chains up above "The Tower". Good way to access "The Tower" if you are feeling lazy. Good beginner trad climb.

Location

Easy route up SE corner of tower next to Y-crack.

Protection

Standard.

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Joel Allen
La Crosse, WI
Joel Allen   La Crosse, WI
Surprisingly fun little route. I'd avoid the block half way up that looks like a potential death block. I took the face to the left which maybe goes at like 5.5 if you completely avoid the death block. Have fun! :) May 20, 2016
Tradiban
  5.3
Tradiban  
  5.3
Easy! Use the chains of the 10's to the left to get down. Jul 1, 2010