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Gun Control Now 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: Jim Lawyer on Feb 16, 2017

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Gun Control Now (5.11d)

  • Access is limited in the spring and summer due to peregrine falcon nesting; so there are some closures. Checking with the Adirondack Climbers Coalition or the NYDEC can provide the closure status.
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  • Description 

    This is a trad testpiece of technical laybacking and thin crack climbing. It was cleaned up a couple years ago, at least to the anchor described below.

    Stick-clip a bolt, stand on the cheater stones, and make a hard move to gain the straight-up seam. Follow this with multiple cruxes to right-rising horizontal crack. Move right to a fixed anchor.

    Location 

    5' right of Casual Observer below a bottom-less crack that begins 10' up.

    Protection 

    Nuts and cams to 2", doubles in the smaller sizes.


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    By Jim Lawyer
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    Feb 16, 2017

    Avoiding the cheater stones is V6.

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