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Ankle-biters 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b PG13 [details]
FA: Jeff Mahoney and Chris Wing, 4/21/12
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Submitted By: Jeff Mahoney on Apr 21, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Looks great--until you pass the tree. (Though it's...

Description 

In keeping with the theme of climbing during ant season...

Ankle-biters starts on the faint seam to the square hole and what looks like the beginnings of a decent crack, only to disappear after you clear the tree at about 30'. Move right to the crack that does actually get better as you get higher.


Rock Climbing Photo: Neither they, nor I, are very happy.
Neither they, nor I, are very happy.

Protection 

Standard rack, build your anchor with what you can find on top (mainly the cracks). Quicker to walk off down and right and back to the start than moving left to the rap station.


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