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Encouragement 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Rod Nelson, Craig Sunquist, Sept. 1988
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Submitted By: geoff georges on Mar 1, 2016

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Description 

A worthwhile adventure on the right end of the north Bend.
Interesting mix of climbing to ledge about 70' up, pass up the bad slung boulder here, chimney up another 30' to top out with good cracks for anchor, bring up follower, then traverse left to find Winds of Change rap anchor.

ADVISORY :CURRENTLY VERY DIRTY 2/2016.

Location 

right of Dancing Bear.

Protection 

gear to 4", gear anchor 100' up, avoid slung boulder 70' up.


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