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Routes in Swan Slab Proper

Alcove Crack V0- 4-
Barton Problem V4 6B
Bottomless Lieback Corner V0- 4-
California Edge V4 6B
Chockblock Chimney V0- 4- PG13
Crack V0- 4-
Face V2 5+
Face 2 V0- 4- PG13
Face 3 V2 5+
Face 4 V4 6B
Friction Face 1 V1 5 PG13
Friction Face 2 V1 5 PG13
Friction Face 3 V2 5+ R
Garageman V5 6C PG13
Glass Dike V0- 4- PG13
Grease Foot V3 6A
Guerin Prow V3 6A R
Hand Rail V0 4
High Face V3 6A R
Knob Walk V-easy 3
Lazy Sloth V0- 4-
Lieback V2 5+
Pedestal, The V0- 4-
Skelton Problem V8 7B X
Slanting Crack (aka Diagonal Crack) TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13
Snowman V4 6B PG13
Swan Slab Traverse V2 5+
Turtle V6 7A
Westbay Lieback V3 6A
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Type: Boulder, 100 ft
FA: unknown
Page Views: 75 total · 12/month
Shared By: Mike Deitchman on Feb 14, 2018
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Access Issue: Yosemite National Park climbing closures and conditions Details

Description

Start at Chockblock Chimney and traverse to Grants Crack (5.9). Stay low.

V4 variation is done by not using the vertical crack near the start.

Can be extended at least as far as Diagonal Crack (5.6) for a super-fun V2-V4 traverse well over 200 feet long.

Protection

Spotter + pad for the higher sections

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Mike Deitchman
Boulder, CO
  V2
Mike Deitchman   Boulder, CO
  V2
I worked on extending this traverse for many years, but never got to my end goal of finishing with an ascent of Snowman. The moves around the corner and past the start of Slanting Crack are pretty hard. Feb 14, 2018

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