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American Gypsy 

YDS: 5.12+ French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  TR, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.12+ French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Greg Epperson
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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Nov 7, 2006

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American (Fallen) Gypsy

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Description 

This is a very hard thin lieback/friction route in a shallow dihedral of sorts.

Location 

From the Painted Boulders, take a very worn trail towards the biggest formation due south. The boulder has a large cap boulder on it.

Protection 

TR with a couple of hand sized cams


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By EliotAC
From: Mill Valley
Feb 28, 2011

this is a good quality route with unique moves for woodson, fun climbing and highly recommended
By ron amick
From: poway, ca
Nov 5, 2011

FA by Greg Epperson. The name of the route is "AMERICAN GYPSY". Fallen Gypsy is a travesty. Someone broke a hold and thought that allowed them to rename it. The name Fallen Gypsy should be deleted from the record
By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Nov 5, 2011

Ron, updated the info.
By Darrell Hensel
Nov 7, 2011

Good call Ron. The name should never have been changed in the first place.

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