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Squeakeasy

5.11b, Trad, 100 ft,  Avg: 3.3 from 4 votes
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International > Australia > Mt Arapiles > (2) Central Left > Central Gully Left

Description

A steep, pumpy, strenuous climb that requires good finger strength. Crux is near the top, when you're already pumped.

Location

Central Gully, right of the Organ Pipes, on the eponymous Squeakeasy wall; right of Pedro and Golden Fleece

Protection

Nuts, cams, RPs, green alien

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Just after this Tristan took a huge fall - I was airborne; tied in short, so hanging in mid air - as was he -- and elliott exclaimed: "that's the biggest fall I've ever seen!"
[Hide Photo] Just after this Tristan took a huge fall - I was airborne; tied in short, so hanging in mid air - as was he -- and elliott exclaimed: "that's the biggest fall I've ever seen!"
squeakeasy 11b
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I'm getting ready to catch Tristan on a  fall ...
[Hide Photo] I'm getting ready to catch Tristan on a fall ...
Tristan leading Squeakeasy -- just before a fall ...
[Hide Photo] Tristan leading Squeakeasy -- just before a fall ...
Tristan leading Squeakeasy; me getting ready to catch a fall ...
[Hide Photo] Tristan leading Squeakeasy; me getting ready to catch a fall ...
Tristan leading Squeakeasy; me getting ready to catch a fall ...
[Hide Photo] Tristan leading Squeakeasy; me getting ready to catch a fall ...
Squeakeasy
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Squeakeasy
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Tristan leading Squeakeasy
[Hide Photo] Tristan leading Squeakeasy

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Colin Brochard
Austin
 
[Hide Comment] Probably the best pitch I got on at the Mount! Fun sustained and interesting to protect. May 22, 2014