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Chicken Delight 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b R

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 3 pitches, 600'
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b R [details]
FA: Rick Wheeler & James Wilson 1970
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Submitted By: Richard Shore on Oct 19, 2015

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Description 

Unbelievable chickenheads, knobs, plates & horns for 600'! A true jungle-gym in the outdoors. From a ledge high on the left side of Soaring Eagle Tower, choose your path up a sea of holds. Many variations are possible, all in the 5.6-5.8 range. One of the most fun easy romps out there!

Protection 

A dozen or more slings for knobs and horns. There are almost no cracks for gear placements on this route, but maybe bring a few small-med cams and a half set of stoppers. Belays may be difficult to arrange; choose the best horns you can find!


Photos of Chicken Delight Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: We got knobs.
We got knobs.
Rock Climbing Photo: Knobs & chickenheads for days..
Knobs & chickenheads for days..

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By J. Albers
From: Colorado
Oct 20, 2015

Wow, beautiful rock. Interesting that this rock is on the Eastside because it looks like the crazy featured stuff that occurs in the Southern Sierra (Shuteye, King's Canyon, etc.) Cool to know that this exists.