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Crimp City 

YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Jeff Botimer
Season: Spring Summer Fall
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Submitted By: Jeff Botimer on Jun 25, 2013

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Not a great shot of Crimp City

Description 

In order to maintain the grade you must stay on the face and not wander onto the very tempting looking corner to your right. Fairly sustained for the first 30', with the crux maybe being 15' up.

Location 

Right of Castle Grey Skull, just left of the right corner of the south face.

Protection 

1 bolt has been placed near the start, but nothing higher up and no place for trad. For now top roping this route is recommended.


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By C Miller
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From: CA
Jun 25, 2013

This sounds like a TR variation to a lead route called "He-Man Slab (5.10b) which climbs past the bolt into the obvious corner/crack.
By Jeff Botimer
Jun 25, 2013

Oh okay. I wondered where the route was supposed to go. Opted for the harder looking option.

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