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Brain Drain 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: [S. Sills& T. Hanson as an ice climb, 1989?, T. Hanson, 1989]
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Submitted By: Dan Mottinger on Mar 20, 2001

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Description 

The NE facing dihedral next to the arete with routes on either side. Nothing too tricky here, just some fun climbing with stemming, jams, and a few face holds. Note: Although it is a little damp in dry periods it is still not a big problem. I wouldn't recommend this during the spring or any other wet time.

Protection 

Standard rack. Some medium to large pieces would be helpful.


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By Anonymous Coward
Jan 1, 2001

This is a good short ice climb during the winter.
By TJ Quirk
From: Parker, CO
Apr 5, 2010

I found it best to start right side in at the bottom, and switch to left side in to top out.

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