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Neat and Cool
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Clean Starts  T 
Corn Flakes T 
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Edge, The T,TR 
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Geritol T 
Gross Incompetence T 
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Kangaroo Corner T 
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Little Baby, The T 
Mouse Trap T 
Neat and Clean T 
Neat and Cool T 
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On My Way To The Liquor Store T 
Pink Flamingo T 
Raging Duck S 
Repeat When Necessary T 
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Gross Incompetence 

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

Type:  Trad, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Robin Barley, Chris Murrell, Howie Richardson 1981
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Submitted By: Dru on Apr 15, 2014

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Gross Incompetent

Do not park in the residential neighborhood! Park in the designated lot MORE INFO >>>


Start up the opening cracks of Geritol. Keep moving up and left to hit the traverse ledge at the arete. Go around the corner and make an awkward step down into Neat & Cool just above the crux overlap of that route. Continue up Neat and Cool to the top.


Pretty obvious but seldom climbed because of the way it traverses through parts of three other routes, avoiding the cruxes of all of them. Descend as per Neat & Cool.


Trad rack to 3", mostly finger to hand size. Bring a few longer slings or (as on the FA) use double ropes to manage rope drag.

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