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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 160'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Bryan Law, Greg Barnes, Linda Jarit. Aug 2007
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Submitted By: BruceB on Aug 24, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: Felsic stays just right of the dike

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  • Description 

    Roughly follows a left leaning dike up the face. Shares the first 4 bolts with "Cheetos and Everclear". Sustained at the 5.8/5.9 level. Mostly small knobs, some friction, and a couple of hand crack moves.


    Starts on a ledge about 70 feet above the ground just left of "Holdless Horror". Can be accessed up the "Holdless Horror" gulley, or to the left up a seam and crack/flake. Two 70m ropes will get you to the ground, two 60m ropes will get you to the 3rd class slab/seam 20 feet off the ground


    11 draws. Two bolts with chains. Optional small hand sized cam can be placed in the crack half way up where the bolts are a "little" wider spaced. 1-2" cams for the belay at the ledge.

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    By old5ten
    From: Berkeley + Sunny Slopes, CA
    Jul 22, 2014
    rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

    Fun climb,knobs, edges, and a little smearing with a couple crack moves in the middle (1-1.5"). Not sport bolted but also not R.
    By khowe
    From: Knoxville, TN
    Aug 23, 2015
    rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13

    "...not sport bolted but also not R" - agreed. The crux for me was finding the next bolt.
    By Colin Szehner
    From: Oakland, Ca
    Aug 26, 2016

    great climbing on a cool feature.
    By Bailey Smith
    Sep 12, 2016
    rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

    Awesome climb! Great holds and feet - this dome is much more textured than other places in Tuolumne. With a few pieces of gear I think the route one of the better/best protected in the area.

    Thought the rating was a little inflated (again, for the area).

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