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Birdman of Alcatraz 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 125'
Original:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Lindorff & Tempest - 1976
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on Jan 17, 2007

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Description 

A bold and classic line on Death Row Pinnacle. Climb up the shallow left-facing corner to a stance below the overlap/roof. Place gear here and traverse left on the smooth face below the overlap. Climb up and back right to regain the overlap as it curves upwards into another left-facing corner (scary). Place gear in the corner and continue up with some powerful liebacks and slippery feet.

Protection 

Standard rack. A large cam (#3 or #4 Camalot) is useful for the upper corner.


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