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Milksnake 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ted Hammond 6/86
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Jan 16, 2008

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Description 

Milksnake is a cool trad route that sees little traffic.

Start in the same techy corner as for Milktoast (5.10d) past 3 bolts and the crux of this route to the roof. As you get to the roof rather than going left as you would for that route break right up a crack/steep ramp (protects well with trad gear) that is more balancy and tricky than hard. Follow this system to the top of the cliff and the anchor.

Location 

Start as For Milktoast and break right at the roof.

Protection 

3 bolts and trad gear (small rack of nuts and cams, nothing big needed). Anchors are back from the edge. Extend them with slings.


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By Eli
From: Lives in a truck
Mar 29, 2015
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Super enjoyable route, and glad to have done it. If you take some nuts and a BD .5 you'll be fine.

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