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YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: kBobby Hanson on May 6, 2007

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Ian on his way up Gollum. Starts in a corner and w...

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If this route were dry and a bit cleaner when I did it, I would probably give it three stars. This is a great 5.7 hand crack.


South of the Main Wall of Burgers and Fries. Head up a small side trail through the trees, and go right at the wall. You will come to a left-facing groove/dihedral. This groove is the start for Bilbo Baggins (5.9, another great hand-crack). Just to the left is the start for Gollum. Around the corner to the right is Frodo's First Step (5.5).


Standard Rack to 3 inches. Belay off trees, or (with a directional) off the two bolts to the right (above Bilbo Baggins).

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By Jason4Too
From: Bellingham, Washington
Sep 25, 2015

After watching friends try to live in the inside corner of the crack on the first half I found a way to stem up and avoid the dirty grovel. It makes the route very enjoyable and the hand crack at the top is great!
By Christopher Woodall
From: Somerville, MA
Aug 1, 2016

I thought the hand crack on the top of this climb was great. The chimney grovel is worth it! In the North East this would be a delightful little climb thanks to the high quality crack above. In Squamish where such crack is plentiful I can see why the grovel is not quite worth it, but it is such a nice hand crack.

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