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Entrance Exam 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: geoff georges on Feb 24, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Looking down from the top of Entrance Exam.

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  • Description 

    A 5.7 that is worth doing when at this wall. Make sure you protect the start well, because it is surprising hard for the 5.7 leader, and like the book says eases up higher up.

    Location 

    crack right of X Factor, and left of column with Stress Management.

    Protection 

    gear to 3", but if you wanted you could drag up a #4 and #5. You could belay the follower up and access a better anchor to rap off of.


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    By kmfoerster
    From: Seattle, Wa
    Mar 20, 2017
    rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

    two crappy buttonhead bolts at the top
    By geoff georges
    From: Seattle, Wa.
    Apr 28, 2017

    looks like there are a number of big cracks left after the demise of the column, maybe this will still be 5.7, just will need some cleaning and an anchor.

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