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Cloud Walkers 

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

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 180'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Back in the day? Mr & Mrs Townsend then a couple weeks later Bill Boyle, Al & Pat Stebbins ERA 8/23/1987
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Submitted By: petr07 Lindahl on Jul 22, 2015

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Topping out pitch two.


This route is on the first (lowest) corner system in Central Gully. A fun route that can be broken up into 2 pitches in a couple of spots. In Handren's book, the pitches are listed as P1: 120 feet, 5.7. P2: 60 feet, 5.8.

P1: 30 feet or so of easy climbing up a grassy crack to a small ledge. Then head up the finger crack that angles slightly right. There are a couple of ledges above to belay from.

P2: From the belay climb up to a hand/fist crack and past a small roof to the top. Route essentially ends when the rock runs out. There was a decent place to sling for an anchor / rappel to the climbers right near the top.


First corner system in Central Gully


Single rack to 3"

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Rock Climbing Photo: pitch 1, with hikers below on Huntington Ravine Tr...
pitch 1, with hikers below on Huntington Ravine Tr...
Rock Climbing Photo: pitch 2.
pitch 2.
Rock Climbing Photo: Ledge about 30 feet up P1.
Ledge about 30 feet up P1.

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By Ben Townsend
Oct 19, 2016

My wife and I climbed this route a couple weeks before the FA noted above, but I would be really surprised if it hadn't been done earlier.

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