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Lichen the Old County 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Rob Hanson, late '80s
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Submitted By: Tom Hanson on Nov 7, 2008

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Chloe (9) on Lichen the Old Country.

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This is a deceiving climb that looks like a slab but overhangs.


Eight bolts to the anchor.


Per Kevin Neilson: It's right of Where the Wild Things Are and left of Stocking Stuffer.

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By Mike Lane
From: Centennial, CO
Mar 15, 2009
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

More like .10d.
By Tom Hanson
Mar 16, 2009

Hi Mike,
No argument from me here. Maybe even 11a unless you avoid the crux.
By Mike Lane
From: Centennial, CO
Jul 10, 2011
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

This route has the weirdest optical illusion. From the ground, it looks like a 85* slab, but it actually overhangs about 3 feet in 40.
By Kevin Neilson
From: Boulder
Jun 10, 2012

This route is at almost at the far right end of The Dungeon. It's right of "Where the Wild Things Are" and left of "Stocking Stuffer". It is a bit overbolted and so covered in lichen that it looks as if it has never been climbed since the FA. It is worth doing, though, and has a challenging crux. The move right off the ground can be a little challenging.
Loc: 39˚20.983'N 104˚45.566'W Alt:6540'
By mikeross
From: Boston, MA
Aug 11, 2012
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Felt soft to me for a .10d. This, plus a ton of bolts, would make this a good climb for someone looking to lead their first 10+.

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