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Routes in c. The Clamshell Wall

Ariel's Brassiere T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bolt Line T,TR 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Hooker T 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Little Neck-y T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
On Another Man's Wound T,TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Windy City T,TR 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
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Type: Trad, TR, 80 ft
FA: unknown
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Shared By: JimN on Jul 14, 2017
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Access Issue: Seasonal Route Closure Details

Description [Edit]

The crux for me was near the start, getting up above the gap and into the crack.

Location [Edit]

At the right end of the roof, there is a gap with a vertical crack above it. This is in between Bolt Line and the large block under Ariel's Brassiere.

Protection [Edit]

Bolted anchor at the top.

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The crux is definitely that start. Folks' opinions of this route's difficulty covered a greater range than just about any other PK route as I was gathering info for the guidebook. Everything from 5.6 from the folks who cruised the start to 8+ from folks who got shut down. Jul 14, 2017

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