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Jug Handle 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Lee Jenkins on Sep 25, 2013

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Pull the bulge.


This is on the SW side of South Split Rock.


Use slings for TR anchors on the Jug Handle flake up top.

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By hwendlandt Wendlandt
Jul 5, 2017
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

I want to like this climb because of the cool feature at the top and really the movement is smooth and interesting, despite the still crumbly rock, but the God-awful approach to set a TR absolutely ruins this. You're looking at a crappy 5.7 chimney on the way up that flares out on the way down. Just a stupid and dangerous way to set a toprope. I wish that would keep away the non-climbing riff raff, but the broken bottles up there tell me that still some yahoos get up there in flip flops and must break ankles on the way down. Just lead the thing to stay safer.

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