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Columbine Crack 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Mason Frichette & Ken Trout,1975
Season: summer
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Submitted By: Ken Trout on Mar 14, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: Columbine Crack, the leftmost route (red on photo)...

Description 

Big, steep pulls lead to a final, desperate, crack in a leaning corner. It was very difficult to protect with stoppers and hexes on the first ascent. We did it after a failed first attempt on the Black Wall's Road Warrior.

Location 

This is the first route seen on the hike down. This may be the shortest hike from a paved road to a 5.10 at 12,500' anywhere.

Protection 

Lots of cams, mostly small and finger sized.


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