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Left Edge 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b PG13 [details]
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Submitted By: Kurtz on Jun 2, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Left Edge

Description 

Climb the face and edge on the left side of the Weissner slab. Ample opportunities for protection are scattered about, mostly at the edge.

The crux is really building the gear anchor at the top of the slab. There is a small tree at the base of Tower Crack (be gentle). Look hard for other placements in the rock.

You can link Tower Crack or Wiessner Crack, but both are significantly more difficult.

Location 

Start at the top of the stairs at the far left of the Weissner slab.
Rappel off the slung boulder on the right side.

Protection 

Single rack to 2". A couple of long slings are useful and some really small cams/ball nuts for the anchor.


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By Kurtz
Jun 2, 2014

The first piece is a bit high. Sling the large hemlock if this bothers you.

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