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Fin Inn T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Great Green Chute T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
Loading Dock, The T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Oyster Bar T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Peace of Quiche T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Type: Trad
FA: FA: Hornbein & Dietsche, FFA: Ryan Richardson
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Shared By: Dave Hug on Oct 30, 2016 with updates
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Description

Fight your way through the wide crack and protect when you can. The higher you climb the more it relaxes. Upon reaching the top tread your rope into the ram horns.

Location

The wide crack directly left of Fin Inn

Protection

Bigger cams, there is a hand crack in the back of it that protects well. Bring runners. Ram Horn's on the anchor for easy lower off

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Dave Hug
Carbondale, Illinois
 
Dave Hug   Carbondale, Illinois  
 
Hey Clayton, as far mountain project goes, this is a new route. As far as the fa goes it was probably climbed in the 50's or 60's by Hornbein and/or Dietsche. They are placed in the fa category out of respect. That great that your friends climbed it in 2014, but Ryan Richardson said it's a 5.11a and that it's burly. The supposed 5.8+ sounds pretty sandbagged Mar 1, 2017
This is not a new route. I was on this with a couple of friends back in 2014. The guy who led it called it 5.8+. I'm pretty sure it has been led before many times over the last 10-15 years. Mar 1, 2017

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