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Aerial Dogfight S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Cadence's Climb S 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a
Dog's Bone, The S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Dog's Ear, The S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Dog's Nose, The S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Foxtrot S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
King Swing S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Return of the Fern, The S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Tango S 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Tree Squeeze TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Walk the Plank S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Where the Green Fern Grows S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Why Go Left S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Why Go Right S 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
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Type: Sport, 30 ft
FA: Cadence Brown and Adam Brown
Page Views: 43 total · 3/month
Shared By: Adam Brown on Aug 31, 2017
Admins: Lurker, Rick Shull, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Description

Start by stepping on a small ledge and find a mix of side clings and crimpers. After clipping the first bolt, take on the crux by pulling up and small holds and high feet. Find good holds past this initial crux. Pull onto the upper face on positive holds reaching the anchor at the edge of the lip.

Location

On the north face of The Spire. This route is towards the eastern edge of the face near a large black spot of rock.

Protection

4 bolts and 2 bolt anchor with rap rings.

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I would give this climb an extra star if the anchor was pulled, leaving just the rightmost bolt, and had it share an anchor with the route to the right. It'll clean up the wall a bit, in addition to that little extension is pretty cool. Dec 19, 2017

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