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Loose Block 

YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.3 French: 3+ Ewbanks: 10 UIAA: III ZA: 9 British: VD 3a PG13 [details]
FA: Joe Walsh (1930s)
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Submitted By: Tim Schafstall on May 16, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Pitch 1 for Loose Block/Direct, and Blockhead. Loo...

Description 

Climb the broken corner to gain a ledge 12 feet up. Continue up the corner and crack (crux) to a stance. Angle up and left following the easiest path to the summit.

Location 

At the broken left-facing corner that marks the right edge of the Cramped Face.

Protection 

Standard Rack


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By Moeancurly
Sep 12, 2016

It's can be a bit of a reach, but you can get away with using the 5 bolts placed for Shalestorm if you want to sport climb the first half. There are no bolts for the second half.

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