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Ginger Snap 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Ebb Ebbing on Jun 25, 2008

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Knobby face that serves as an alternative to Cinnamon Slab. Be careful with the rocky scramble and climb to the first bolt.


Just to the right of Cinnamon Slab. You can make this a two pitch climb by continuing on with Cinnamon Toast, Cry Babies, the 2nd pitch of Cinnamon Slab, or Rodney's Chocolate Frosted Love Donut.


Bolted; anchors at top.

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By Rod J.
From: Bend, OR
Jun 21, 2009

This is harder than a 5.8 if you follow the bolt line strait up the middle of the slab @ the start w/o deviating to the right or left.
By EugeneGuy
Sep 29, 2013
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Nubbin pullin', short and cruxy once on the face.
By Heather Dolan
From: Foster City
May 6, 2015

Awesome lead for the 5'3" and under. Great puzzle to figure out. I'm new to leading and loved this challenge.
Clipping first and second bolt I had to traverse across from the right flake on to the face. The second bolt was even further left. My arm span was just to short to do any other way safely for my skill level.
Don't stay to long in your head. :). Also helpful if guides wouldn't talk about fears of falling on the route next to you.
By old5ten
From: Berkeley + Sunny Slopes, CA
Jun 27, 2015
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

undignified start leads to really fun route. soft for the grade.
By Zachary Winters
From: Mazama, Washington
Mar 20, 2016

Heads up for gravel raining off the upper Cinnemon Slab anchors

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