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Lichen This 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Kelly Dalton
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Submitted By: Robert Dominguez on Feb 13, 2008

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Short fun route that's a great warm-up or a great first lead. Crux is towards the top between the third and fourth bolt.


Scramble up the boulders behind Dreamscape or scramble down from the campsites. In the area known as "The Whipping Post."


4 bolts, open shuts

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By Robert Dominguez
From: Birmingham, AL
Feb 13, 2008

Also known as "Lichenness"
By Rob Dodson
Feb 13, 2008

The route is Lichen This. The FA is Kelly Dalton.
By Robert Dominguez
From: Birmingham, AL
Feb 14, 2008

Thanks Rob, changes made.

By saxfiend
From: Decatur, GA
Jul 20, 2008
rating: 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

This is a fun lead; too bad it's so short and such a pain in the ass to get to.
By Swamp Cookie
From: da Bayou
Oct 26, 2010
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

There is a route to the left of Lichen This that Johnny recently bolted.It is named Tarzan. Another reason to visit the area.
By Claymsmith
Nov 27, 2011

This route has been stripped of bolts and anchors by persons unknown. It can still be top-roped if you put the effort into getting there. Trad otherwise until someone re-bolts.
By daniel arthur
From: Auburn,Al
Apr 7, 2012

Was there today and the bolts are still gone.
By whojoejones
Oct 28, 2015

Are there bolts on this route?
By Caleb Minetree
Jan 31, 2016
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

There are bolts on the route.

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