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Just Under The Wire 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Puppo, Leversee 1989
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Submitted By: david goldstein on Dec 2, 2006

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Down To The Wire or Expecting To Fly?

Description 

Gets a star for the name, but the climbing on the upper half of the pitch is mediocre. Start w/ steep slab (2 bolts) then an 5.8ish finger crack. At any obvious weakness, traverse right to the corner of Electric Kachina and proceed up this to EK's anchors. Add some value by staying on the face left of the corner (5.8R).

Location 

A few feet left the obvious Electric Kachina corner (behind the HT tower), at a 20' slab which leads to a short finger crack.

Protection 

2 bolts, gear to gold Camalot, mainly fingers and smaller.


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