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YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 105'
Original:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c PG13 [details]
FA: Alec Sharp, 1980
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Submitted By: Greg Barnes on Sep 7, 2017

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  • Description 

    Climb the middle of the overhung buttress past 2 bolts to a ledge, then go up a short crack over the lip. Easy slab leads to a small but bomber tree with rap slings/rings. There is no pro before the first bolt, although it could be stickclipped. The crux is old school 11b right after the first bolt.


    On the far right of Bell Buttress is an overhung face. This climbs the middle of the face. You might be able to rap with a 60m, we didn't have one to check, so I just put 105' as a guess.


    2 bolts and a couple medium cams. The old 1/4" bolts were replaced with 1/2" stainless bolts on 9/7/17.

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    By Greg Barnes
    Sep 7, 2017

    Both bolts were replaced in the original holes. Hardware for the bolt replacement was provided by the ASCA. Please consider donating:

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