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Jonesing For Crank 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: D. Ranck
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Submitted By: Lee Jenkins on Sep 2, 2008

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The crux is up high.

Per Thomas Cuthbert: this is an awesome route high up above the train tracks. It has a sweet overhang with the crux at the top. There is a little bit of guano on one of the holds though.


It is on the pillar above the second tunnel (just south from Chocolate Tower). Park on CR-371 just before the first tunnel and walk around on the track side.

Per Thomas Cuthbert: you can see the rock poking out when approaching the tunnels, there is a path leading to the route from the left of the road.


6 bolts and 2 single ring anchors.

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By Carl McMahon
Apr 18, 2013
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

If you got the reach, the crux is not as bad, just be ready to whale flop your way over the anchor.