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Dark Side 

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

Type:  Trad, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Tom Bowker on Nov 2, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: The starting detached flake


Right of "Butt Scum" is a huge flake detached from the cliff. Climb the flakes left edge until it's possible to step off the flake to a grove leading to a roof and the top. there is no fixed anchor.


standard rack

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Rock Climbing Photo: Torie topping out
Torie topping out
Rock Climbing Photo: Torie getting to the top of Dark Side.
Torie getting to the top of Dark Side.
Rock Climbing Photo: The Dark Side 5.8+
BETA PHOTO: The Dark Side 5.8+

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By M Sprague
From: New England
Nov 2, 2011

So who put all these routes up? ;)
By David
Aug 28, 2017

There's no fixed anchor at the top, so plan on leaving a cordelette on trees. It's easily retrievable from the hiking trail.

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