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Fool on the Hill 

YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, TR, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Chris Vandiver & Bob D'Antonio, 1991 or so
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Submitted By: Wa3lt on Mar 22, 2009

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Description 

Defunct sport route. This climbs the arete just left of Pillars of Hercules. Very thin and difficult climbing, not particularly sustained, though. Hangerless/chopped bolts.

Location 

Just left of Pillars of Hercules.

Protection 

TR


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By Chris Vandiver
Jul 28, 2011

I'm surprised to see that "Fool on the Hill" was chopped. Not a bad route. I thought it was kind of fun and technical. The first ascent was done by myself and Bob D'Antonio back in 1991 or so. The route name is from a Beatles song, of course.

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