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Routes in Echo Cove - North Side

Battle of Britain (aka Penelope Street) T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Chute Up T 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Echo Buttress TR 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Fun Stuff T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Fun with a Gun T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Hang Ten T 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c
Helix T 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Hot Knife T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Palm-U-Granite T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Pepasan T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Pigs on the Wing T 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
Pinky Lee T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Porky Pig TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
R. A. F. T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Raging Intensity T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Santa's Little Helpers T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Sound of One Shoe Tapping, The T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Swing Low S 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Tofu the Dwarf T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
W. A. C. T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
White Fang T 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
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Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: Sean on May 4, 2017
Admins: C Miller, Greg Opland, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

On the leftmost edge of the west-facing wall, at the bottom of the gully that leads up to Ben Dover Face, there's a downward pointing V block about 20 ft left of Fun With A Gun. White Fang ascends the crack that goes up the right side of that tooth-like V block, over a bulge, past easy ledges, and tops out over a small roof. Gear anchor placements about 15 ft back and TR setup would require long extension.

Descent

Rap via Ben Dover's bolted rap anchor, located to climber's left and on that farside's downslope.

Protection

Pro to 3", gear anchor.

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Daniel Evans
Phoenix, AZ
  5.8
Daniel Evans   Phoenix, AZ
  5.8
I climbed this route as a warm up with two other people. It has a pretty burly start (protects well with a #4), and is a bit of a grunt fest until you surmount the "fang." The consensus within our party was that this felt solid 5.8.

Overall, this is an okay route that is definitely deserving of a star, though I don't think I would recommend it to anyone as a warm up. Also, there is a loose hold to the climber's right just below the roof crack roughly the size of a small toaster that will likely break off if it is fully weighted. It flexed and crackled when I pulled on it. Jun 5, 2017

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