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Five Overhangs 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

Type:  Trad, TR
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Brandon Snyder on May 7, 2009

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Eric Krause leading 5 Overhangs.


One of the best routes at Marquette Mountain. Can be easily top roped but also makes a nice trad lead. The crux is pulling the first lip and the gear is tricky. Be careful and have fun.


this climb is on the right wall with 5 angular cut overhangs


toprope off trees or nuts and small cams.

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By Drew B.
From: SLC
Oct 20, 2009
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13

On lead, this climb can have some consequence. If you climb it direct, your first placement is 10-15 feet up with some distance between gear. I have only led this with nuts so this may vary...the top gets more positive.
By Neil Poglese 1
From: Marquette, Michigan
May 20, 2014

This is my favorite route out there and is easily led with micro cams before each overhang. It can easily be protected every 5 feet with gear but you need to take your time and look for the placements. I believe it has been reduced to a 9+

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