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Corndog Spire 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Burcham/Newman
Season: Fall, Winter, Spring
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Submitted By: Jeff Peabody on Mar 30, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Smaller Spire in foreground is the Corndog. This ...

Description 

Another great Sedona spire odyssey.

Pitch one: Start on western side of spire at the base of a chimney. Cross the crunchy start pass a bolt and crawl into chimney. Work your way through the limestone band to a two bolt belay. 5.8

Move belay around the corner to the south side of tower, A belay is not a bad idea!

Pitch two: Trend left from belay up some funky Sedona finger pods to a nice slab with three bolts. Two bolt belay. 5.10

Rappel of eastern side into notch.

Protection 

Single rack to 4. Alpine draws. Single rope.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Crawlin into the Corndog.
Crawlin into the Corndog.

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By Derek Field
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Mar 2, 2016
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Exciting climb to a cool summit. Ample face holds make the chimney section easier than it appears. First sequence of moves off the belay on second pitch are stout for 5.10-, but well protected with bolts.

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