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Happy Cracks 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Sam Powell
Season: All season
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Submitted By: Dallas Branum on May 8, 2014

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Description 

This is a classic 5.8, and great practice for any aspiring trad leader! Two parallel cracks that eat up pro, and with two distinct cruxes. Start off with a tricky move out from under a roof to access the cracks. The second crux is two thirds of the way up when the crack shifts to a layback for 6 feet or so.

Protection 

Medium gear and nuts. There are fixed slings with rap rings around a big pine at the top. You can rap down to the tree from the overlook on the Plunge if you want to set up a TR.


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