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The Blob - North Face
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Ballbury 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c R

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c R [details]
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jul 7, 2006

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Flake climb

Description 

The climb starts with a right-facing flake. You then move onto a thin face, with a fair runout on the hard moves.

Location 

The first crack (flake) to the left of The Bong.

Protection 

standard rack


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By Blitzo
Sep 23, 2006

This climb is OK.
By Josh Clift
From: San Diego, CA
Oct 17, 2016
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c PG13

I don't think that this is a runout. just place a back up piece in the seam before you step up onto the slab. It's like a 5.8 move to gain the slab that's like a foot above your pro...