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Spire Four
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YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13 [details]
FA: richard mayes
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Submitted By: richard mayes on Jul 6, 2014

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ronnie bob just gaining the crack.

Description 

This is a variation for the second pitch of Spire Four. Follow the normal start of second pitch but continue to the face of the spire that has the anchors. (Start under the depression, climb up to depression then traverse right to gain the crack; follow the crack to the to top.) Crack had areas that crumbled, as is consistent with the top of the Spire Four anchors. It may be considered a PG13- it is roughly 20ft before the climber is able to place gear once the route veers to the right.

Location 

Second pitch of Spire Four.

Protection 

.4 through a #2


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By Marianna W
Jul 17, 2014

FYI this is a trad route- not sport as the top descriptor says

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