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Monsieur Cheval 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Jeff Mahoney and Chris Wing 8/4/12
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Jeff Mahoney on Apr 22, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: Odd, shallow hand crack that runs the second half ...

Description 

Interesting and varied climbing on the route that leads straight to the rap station.

Rock Climbing Photo: A view of the many features from the start of Mons...
A view of the many features from the start of Monsier Cheval, with the rap station marked.


Start on mostly face with a few seam holds and head straight up on marginal gear, passing a few wavy overlaps. You can find decent slots if you look around. Look for the ragged hand crack at the halfway point to take you to the top. (This should get better with more traffic...)

Rock Climbing Photo: The rap station on top of Wall 5 with the route &q...
The rap station on top of Wall 5 with the route "Monsieur Cheval" on climber's left.

Protection 

Standard rack. Use the rap station for your anchor.


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