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Bow and Arrow T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Cow's Mouth , The T 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Ed's Weed Be Gone T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Eds Weed be Gone T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Pappys Pearl T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Shield, The T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Wesley's Aspirations T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R
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Type: Trad, 75 ft
FA: Jamie Cunningham and Steve Saffo 1993
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Shared By: Timmijal on Sep 4, 2011
Admins: Jay Knower, M Sprague, lee hansche, Jeffrey.LeCours, Jonathan Steitzer, Robert Hall

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Description [Edit]

Climb Steep holds up a buttress to a ledge, a bit dirty but has a clean area up the middle. Climb a clean gray face to the next ledge, step over the center of a small overlap, and climb to the top.

Location [Edit]

The route is about 5 ft to the right of a large spruce tree at the base of the shield.

Protection [Edit]

Trad Rack, small size cams and nuts are helpful. There are slings around a tree at the top with rings.

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matthewWallace
Sandwich, NH
  5.5
matthewWallace   Sandwich, NH
  5.5
This route is fun, the gear is all small I didnt use anything over a .5. The tree at the top with slings and quick links has seen better days but it is backed up to another smaller but living tree. Sep 12, 2011

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