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Chicken Spit 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 95'
Original:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Sean Doherty
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Submitted By: Mike Carrington on Aug 9, 2014

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Sean entering the second crux.

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Description 

Climb up jugs to a first crux stepping left over a bulge. Climb the slab to a second crux in a water runnel with really cool tufas to the chains.

Location 

This route is currently the farthest route right on this slab area.

Protection 

Draws.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Sean on the onsight first ascent.
Sean on the onsight first ascent.

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By aikibujin
From: Castle Rock, CO
Dec 2, 2014
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

This would be a great first lead for someone who’s new to leading. Easy, slabby climb to a straightforward crux. If Beginner’s Luck at the Training Grounds is a 5.6, this would be a 5.5.