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Conan the Barbarian TR 

Conan the Barbarian 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  TR, 15'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Elliott Robinson c. 1990
Season: Summer Fall
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Submitted By: Bruce Morris on Sep 29, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Conan the Barbarian 5.11+

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Description 

'Conan the Barbarian' [5.11+] is an overhanging boulder crack on a small clifflet at the extreme east end of Olmsted Canyon.

Location 

Go to "Broken Arrow" (5.13c) finger crack at the east end of Olmsted Canyon and follow low cliffs right back toward the Tioga Road until you reach the Conan Formation, which is the last cliff:

N 37* 48.973'
W 119* 29.123'
El 8,481ft

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By Bruce Morris
From: Belmont, CA
Oct 10, 2014

These cracks are on what is called the Roof Crack Wall in the new Charlie Barrett bouldering guide to T. Meadows.
By David Dennis
From: High Sierra
Mar 7, 2015

Great cracks! Might want to bring the tape as they are both overhanging and grainy. Or you could just put your man pants on. I brought the tape, though.
By Bruce Morris
From: Belmont, CA
Apr 13, 2015

I gather that the left-facing tips dihedral between the two Conan cracks has not yet gone free. Looks very hard to me. Takers? The Tioga Pass Rd. is going to be open fairly soon.
By josh holmes
Feb 22, 2016

The middle crack is in the neighborhood of v10, around 2007

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