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Coyote Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Dave Bengston, January 1991
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jun 9, 2011

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Description 

This climb looks like it has only one interesting moves, but it's actually quite nice. A fun crux overhang at the start leads to low angle but tricky hand jamming, and the top.

Location 

This starts up and left from Doc Holiday and Blacking Saddles, and follows a right-slanting crack.

Protection 

standard rack


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By Richard Shore
Dec 19, 2012

Grainy and short, with one 5.9 move off the deck leading to 5.7 fingers-hands.