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Hook Route 

YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Ed Wade
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Submitted By: Ed Wade on Feb 14, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: Browns Island climbing overview

Description 

A unique climb up the west face ( rt side) using only the metal pieces that stick out of the mortar and stone for pro. Kind of sketchy but there are ample places to loop a wired stopper throughout the climb. You probably don't want to take a leader fall but hanging on them should be ok. Hard to trust something that's been around since the civil war.

Location 

This climb is located on the right side of the west face of the north pillar.

Protection 

Looped wired stoppers on small metal pieces. No anchor above this climb. Move a few feet to the left to find the rappel.


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