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YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Trad, Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Kevin and Maggie Evansen, 2-05
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Submitted By: Nate Ball on Dec 21, 2010

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Jay working through the crux


"This route's belay is where the main trail meets the rock wall. Follow the right-facing dihedral and pull left under the roof and up to a stance. The climb meanders up the prow to the anchor." - 2008 Ozone Guidebook


Far left of Gold Wall, below the prominent roof.


Gear to 3", 4 bolts

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Rock Climbing Photo: where are those anchors? where are those anchors?
Rock Climbing Photo: kind of an awkward belay spot but a great climb
kind of an awkward belay spot but a great climb

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By Kev
Apr 24, 2015

Love this route. My first route and the first route at the zone to have lead bolts put in....hence the name.
By Micah Klesick
From: Vancouver, WA
Sep 7, 2015

Good route. This route protected well with nuts and a 1" and .75 cam.
Following the bolts closely up top felt more like reachy 5.9, cutting right at the crux was 5.8.
By das1405
From: Portland
Apr 11, 2016

Thanks Kev, really fun route! the crux felt more like a 5.9 to me as well, especially if you're under 5'10" (but was the most fun). going to the right was slightly easier and less exposed. Route protected well until you reached the bolts. Right D-link anchor was loose enough to spin but the bolt seemed secure, didn't worry me but felt it was worth mentioning.

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