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Routes in Ponderosa Wall / Black Tower

Blazing Saddles T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Bonanza T 5.10 6b 20 VII- 19 E2 5b R
Coyote Crack T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Doc Holliday T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a
Hop Sing T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Lung Butter T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Virginia City S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Wetmore T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: Dave Bengston, January 1991
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Shared By: Roger Linfield on Jun 9, 2011
Admins: C Miller, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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This climb looks like it has only one interesting moves, but it's actually quite nice. A fun crux overhang at the start leads to low angle but tricky hand jamming, and the top.


This starts up and left from Doc Holiday and Blacking Saddles, and follows a right-slanting crack.


standard rack


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Grainy and short, with one 5.9 move off the deck leading to 5.7 fingers-hands. Dec 19, 2012

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