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Dedication 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 4 pitches, 210', Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Paul Ross Bill Aughton July 9th 1973
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Submitted By: USBRIT Ross on Jun 15, 2014

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Description 

Start at the base of a large,left facing corner between Hallowen III and Bondi Beach.The route in 1973 was graded 5.7+ modern ways now consider it a tricky and serious route of 5.9 .
P1). Climb the corner and continue to Dedication Ledge. Belay below the right end of a small overhang about 20'up.5.4 60'
P2). Climb up and right for 30' to a knife blade. Step right into a shallow corner and follow it up and left to a belay below the obvious yellow,right leaning corner below a steep bulge. 90' 5.9
P3). Go up a short crack,over a buldge and into a shallow groove. Follow the groove to the break below the final bulge.Traverse the break up and left to a tree. 60' 5.7....Descend from here two raps with two ropes.

Location 

Humphreys Ledge.Guide Book :- North Conway Rock Climbs by Jerry Handren

Protection 

Standard rack


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By Jessie Poquerusse
From: Rovereto
Nov 9, 2015

Fantastic climb, but be very careful of loose blocks on Dedication ledge and deceptively loose blocks on the lower third and last right facing corner of the second pitch. Dubious rock quality eventually lends itself to more compact rock for the excellent third pitch!
By USBRIT Ross
From: Keswick Cumbria.UK
Nov 9, 2015

Glad you had fun Jessie....42 years since Bill and I ventured up that climb... Bill is still in N.Conway .. me UK. All the Best Paul Ross
By Jessie Poquerusse
From: Rovereto
Nov 15, 2015

Good eye!

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