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Birthday Butt Crack 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

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Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: M. Strassman, J. Carroll, C. Byrne.
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Nov 6, 2006

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This is on the first tower, behind Tuning in Tokyo Tower.
It faces east.
Climb the left, hand crack to a fixed anchor.


This is the first tower behind Tuning in Tokyo Tower. The climbs are a short scramble from the road.


Pro to 2"; fixed anchor.

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By grabski
From: N California
Mar 28, 2016

This crack will become pretty fun once it cleans up more. I'd recommend a single rack to 4". I brought, and used, a #3 and #4 C4. Rock quality is still mediocre, with some loose flakes inside the crack. But with careful placements you can avoid the crummy bits.

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