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Catch and Release 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Brad Singer & Rob Stauder, July 1997
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Submitted By: C Miller on Sep 24, 2007

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Description 

Lieback the clean corner past a bolt and then tackle the tricky roof (crux) on lichen covered holds. Once past the crux the climbing eases and interesting steep slab moves lead to anchors on a ledge. A lower start is possible via a crack below the ledge (5.9) but most seem to ignore this extra 10' of climbing.

Location 

Located on the right side of the north face and just around and left from Crappie Corner. The climb starts from a narrow ledge below a clean right-facing corner capped by a small roof.

Protection 

5 bolts, chain anchors (shared w/ Crappie Corner)


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By Colin Schour
From: Big Bear Lake, CA
Sep 7, 2010
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Fun roof. Requires precise footwork for shorter climbers.
By Tristan B
From: La Crescenta, CA
Jul 5, 2012

Fun line. The lower crack is harder than 5.9.

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