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Harry's Crack 

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

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Harry Young, 2003
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Submitted By: kBobby Hanson on May 18, 2007

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Another great hand crack.

Climb up a block to gain a ledge which rises from right to left. At the left side of the ledge is a hand crack that goes up and slightly left. Follow this to the top. The crux may be getting in the crack itself.

Belay off a tree at the top. It is probably easier to belay a second up than it is to set up a sling-shot top-rope. Walk off left down the gully.


Left of the main wall. There are other routes on this part of the cliff, but they were overgrown when I was there.


Gear to 2 inches (though there is one placement that could take a 3 inch piece if you've got it).

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By John McDermott
Sep 10, 2013

There are chains at the top. No need to belay off tree!
By Mark Roberts
From: Vancouver, BC
Jul 6, 2016
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Splendid jamming. I'd give it four stars if the crack started on the ground.

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