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Handrails 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: George Hurley, David Giampietro & Joe Perez Oct, 26 2012
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Submitted By: chinos on Jun 28, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: Ailie Byers about to TR Handrails

Description 

Start 5' right of Gamma Ray at a large oak tree. Follow handrails up and right until near the top. Amble left on obvious holds to the top.

A good beginner lead!

Location 

Chinos Slab

Protection 

Standard Rack


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By Robert Hall
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From: North Conway, NH
Jul 9, 2017
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

I'm not too sure this is really that good an "early lead". It just seemed to me there was a lot of "positioning" of feet & hands to keep this at the 5.5 grade. If you do lead it, save a 0.75 (green) Camaot-sized cam or nut for the move left to the exit.

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