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Little Murders 

YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a [details]
FA: Alan Vick and Steve Mackey, March 1972
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jan 27, 2006

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The start of Little Murders


This route climb the huge, right-facing corner system at the far end of the crag and is the last major feature on the wall before it peters out into the hillside. Lieback up the corner and at the top either finish straight up or undercling out right via a large, somewhat dubious flake (5.5). Easy descent by walking right from the top and downclimbing an easy flake/ramp system below a large pine tree.


standard rack to 3"

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Rock Climbing Photo: Nice rest after the fun little chimney
Nice rest after the fun little chimney
Rock Climbing Photo: Little Murders (5.3)
BETA PHOTO: Little Murders (5.3)

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By Brandontyrrell tyrrell
Apr 22, 2010
rating: 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a

Fun & easy climbing. The gear looking flake adds some excitement
By Dave Kos
From: Temecula, CA
Jul 1, 2012
rating: 5.4 4a 12 IV 10 VD 3c

Fairly easy, but not trivial. The flake/chimney section may be a little awkward for a novice trad leaders, but there is plenty of protection opportunity through the whole pitch.
By Daniel Evans
From: N Scottsdale, AZ
Sep 28, 2015
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

Awkward climb but fun none the less. Felt more like 5.5 to me.

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