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Bear's Delight 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: John Christian, W. Putnam, 1971
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Submitted By: Andy Weinmann on Aug 2, 2011

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Description 

Climb the corner. Pass the pine tree and pull the bulge to the top.

The book rates it at 5.5. It's every bit as difficult as Front C so I'd put it at 5.6. Definitely a fun little route worth doing if you're there. Take a camera up with you as the top of the climb affords one of the best views of the South Peak East Face.

Location 

This is the large right-facing corner on the left end of the ledge atop Lichen or Leave It and Helter Skelter.

Protection 

Standard trad rack. Rap/belay anchor at the top of Lichening Bolt.


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By Vince Buffalini
From: Las Vegas, Nevada
Apr 15, 2015
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Built a 3 piece at the top of Lichen or Leave it so we could run this too. decent short Seneca 6 with an uncomfortable hanging belay

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