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Ben Nevis 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Jul 8, 2007

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Nearing the upper crack on Ben Nevis, 5.9.

Description 

Climb the obvious clean cut left facing corner.

Location 

Rightmost route of the crag.

Protection 

Gear to 4". The lower off anchor is a very small tree (or large sampling). Two slings and biner in situ.


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By Euan Cameron
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From: Mammoth Lakes
Sep 2, 2007

The top crack is made more difficult with gear jammed in it. 2 biners, 3 slings and a nut. Once you are at the lower off sapling, you be glad of the extra gear to clip your rope into, as you pass by!

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