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Double Crutch 

YDS: 5.1 French: 2 Ewbanks: 6 UIAA: II ZA: 7 British: MD 2a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.1 French: 2 Ewbanks: 6 UIAA: II ZA: 7 British: MD 2a [details]
FA: Clint Cummins 1980
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Submitted By: Kurtz on Aug 28, 2012

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Description 

Climb the cracks between the large blocks on the low-angle slope. The route trends right as you pass a left-facing corner formed by a protruding block. A good choice for a first-time leader or young kids on top-rope.

Variation (5.7+) Climb straight up on the slabs, avoiding the cracks.

Location 

Between Emerald City Wall and A-Frame Wall. Walk off left.

Protection 

Takes a lot of pro. Trees at top for anchors


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Rock Climbing Photo: Mike leading an unknown climb at Pinnacle Rock
Mike leading an unknown climb at Pinnacle Rock

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By Dawn Jacob
May 25, 2014
rating: 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c

As mentioned, nice practice for a new lead with some opportunity to toughen up the grade by avoiding the obvious 'trail.' New leads will also find ample features to practice building a solid gear anchor at the top of the climb.
By wivanoff
Oct 4, 2016

Pretty sure that short left facing corner with the hemlock above is "Double Crutch". FA by Clint Cummins in 1980
By T Roper
From: DC,VA,NM,UT,CT,MA
Oct 6, 2016

Clint Cummins , yes!
By Morgan Patterson
Administrator
Oct 7, 2016

Clint said it was an old ground up ascent, no bolts placed on lead, way ahead of its time.