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Chicken Spread 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Dane Burns
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Submitted By: Lacey LaDuke on Nov 6, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Chicken Spread (Green) and Digital Leadout (Yellow...


Start just left of the 8 foot tall granite spire near the middle of the wall.


One of the most infamous sandbags in Spokane. The climbing is good, but it may feel hard for 5.9.

The crux is about 1/2 way up the wall, before you go over the lip.



Bolts, a bunch of them.

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Rock Climbing Photo: You can see the chins at the top of the route.
You can see the chins at the top of the route.
Rock Climbing Photo: Dave Stephens sampling Chicken Spread
Dave Stephens sampling Chicken Spread

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By snaffel
From: spokane
Feb 7, 2009

First was done by Dane Burns
By Adam Volwiler
Jun 20, 2011

This route is sneaky hard.
By Bower Climbing Coalition
From: Spokane, WA
Jul 5, 2017

New stainless chains and lead bolts installed May 2017.

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