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Eagles Nest Direct 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 4 pitches, 500', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Definitely not me
Season: spring/fall
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Submitted By: Rusty Pipe on Dec 29, 2009

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Description 

Most obvious, clean line up the Eagles nest, the most prominent, detatched pillar. Route faces entirely west. It starts on a face and crack system, to a ledge, and eventually joins the west facing chimney system that peters out towards the summit.

Location 

scramble off the true summit to a lower block to the northeast and rappel off of a horn down the north facing chimney into a beautiful corridor

Protection 

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By Paul Davidson
Jun 13, 2011

I think the FA was Baxter/Karlstrom, early to mid '70s.
Seems like Scott called this something like the Fickle Finger of Fate.

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