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Feeling Mary 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 210'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: David Cotton & Steve Cotton, 1986
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: David Evans on Oct 17, 2004

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BETA PHOTO: The right end of the Upper Dodge City formation.


Climb cracks on the right side of the leaning ramp/pillar to the right of "The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance" until you find yourself in an alcove below a roof. Either exit the left side or directly through the roof (either way is 5.8) and do a slightly improbable traverse right on thin horizontal cracks. Belay on a sloping ledge with a dead Joshua Tree wedged in the crack to your right. Climb the crack to the right and straight up. Lieback and stem the thin crack above passing one bolt (5.10-), continue to the top.


Standard rack to 3"

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By Anonymous Coward
Jan 4, 2005

This route is "The Hoosegow". It is listed in the Bartlett Indian Cove supplement. First climbed by Kris Solem and (?) Guy Keesee in about 1993 and rated 5.10c.
By Kristian Solem
From: Monrovia, CA
Jan 13, 2005

AJ is correct. That is not "The Hoosegow," which is just right of "Spaghetti Western."
By David Cotton
Nov 4, 2007

Name: Feeling Mary
FA: David Cotton, Steve Cotton
When: Spring 86

The bolt is stamped "DLC". My brother gave me alot of grief for drilling that bolt, which resulted in the the runouts on TOTDY (AKA Cactus Pete).

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