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King of Swing 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Jon Regelbrugge, Kenny Parker 1987
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Submitted By: t.ferguson on Jun 12, 2012

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Just past the juggy start.

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Description 

Beautiful splitter crack with an extremely fun start. Finger and hand jam up to the bolts from there.

Location 

Hike down the Kingfish trail and turn right. It will be the obvious splitter shortly after turning off the descent trail.

Protection 

Stoppers and cams up to BD #2


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By GabeO
From: New Haven, CT
Oct 24, 2016

Soaks up passive gear. Sewed it up with nuts/hexes.
By Pnelson
Administrator
May 19, 2017
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

You may as well switch this route's rating with that of Indian Summer (10c), another great, short splitter farther north on Lake Summersville. Indian Summer feels more like 11a, and King of Swing much more like 10c. Great route, regardless.
By Jake Jones
Administrator
From: Richmond, VA
Jun 7, 2017

You're bumming me out Paul.

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