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Dead Man Chalking 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: (TR) Bob Cable, Julia Cronk, FL: Chris Miller & Cheryl Basye, May 2000
Season: Spring - Fall
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Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 13, 2007

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Parker Fagrelius leading through to the arete.

Description 

Bouldery moves at the start gain the arete where fun and sometimes balancy moves lead up and right to anchors shared with Tombstone Shadow.

Location 

This route is found on the arete just left of Tombstone Shadow and across from Firepower; Shoot at Will is located around the corner to the left.

Protection 

5 bolts, chain anchor (shared with Tombstone Shadow)


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Rock Climbing Photo: Just before the anchors
Just before the anchors
Rock Climbing Photo: Phil enjoying the moves on Dead Man Chalking (5.10...
Phil enjoying the moves on Dead Man Chalking (5.10...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tombstone Shadow (5.10a) climbs the smooth, sunlit...
BETA PHOTO: Tombstone Shadow (5.10a) climbs the smooth, sunlit...
Rock Climbing Photo: High line. Meg on Deadman Chalking.
High line. Meg on Deadman Chalking.
Rock Climbing Photo: Jim
Jim
Rock Climbing Photo: Good photo ops from the shelf above the pit.
Good photo ops from the shelf above the pit.
Rock Climbing Photo: Back in Jun 2011
Back in Jun 2011
Rock Climbing Photo: clipping.
clipping.
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Newheart enjoying every minute.
Mike Newheart enjoying every minute.
Rock Climbing Photo: Joan Bertini leading Dead Man Chalking
Joan Bertini leading Dead Man Chalking
Rock Climbing Photo: Phil starting up Dead Man Chalking (5.10b), Holcom...
Phil starting up Dead Man Chalking (5.10b), Holcom...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tom Donnelly on Dead Man chalking.
Tom Donnelly on Dead Man chalking.
Rock Climbing Photo: Me on the arete of Dead Man Chalking.
Me on the arete of Dead Man Chalking.
Rock Climbing Photo: Nathan Fitzhugh on the bouldery start of Dead Man ...
Nathan Fitzhugh on the bouldery start of Dead Man ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Dan just below the crux of Dead Man Chalking (5.10...
Dan just below the crux of Dead Man Chalking (5.10...

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By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
May 30, 2007

This was a fun and somewhat heady lead but the holds kept sending me around the arete. Either way, worth doing.
By caro toca roca
From: Altadena, CA
Sep 19, 2016

Pumpy from the first to second bolt (if you're a short lady), but pretty mellow for 10b after that.

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