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Baby Duck 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 95'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Richard Nicholas, J. Moss, Aug 1971
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Submitted By: Sean Maher on Apr 21, 2017

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Description 

Great climbing and surprisingly well protected at the grade (E1 5b).

Start at a crystal-filled crack a few meters right of Suspense and Suspension Bridge Arete. Climb this easily to a large ledge, then climb the line of pockets with occasionally poor feet. At a point almost level with the large hole on Suspense, step right to a small footledge. Make a few moves up the face, step back left and follow pocketed cracks to their end near the top of the final corner on Suspension Bridge Arete.

Step left and belay/abseil from a post.

Location 

At the left end of the crag, about 2 m right of Suspense

Protection 

small-med cams, threads, nuts. There is one solid-looking thread at the crux.


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