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Dark Hollow 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: T.A. Horton, Steve Erskine 1978
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Submitted By: Jonathan Spencer on Apr 7, 2014

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Description 

Tiptoe up slab to gain right facing dihedral. follow it up then left onto arete. Mantle onto ledge and then up and left to top.

Location 

right facing corner above slab to the right of the sport climb on the arete (Needful Things)

Protection 

great gear. nuts, cams to about 2, tricams. No anchors


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By Felix Duvallet
Apr 29, 2014

While not a classic climb, this is definitely a hidden gem and guaranteed to have no line. A good climb for the budding 5.8 trad leader.

The tree above this climb has toppled, but there is a 2 bolt anchor for the climb on the left that is easily reached (just make sure to put a directional).