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Nifty Nine 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Rob Robinson, Forrest Gardner, and Walter Forbes
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Submitted By: khowe on Apr 4, 2014

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Nifty Nine.

Description 

Climb a left-facing corner. There are a few large rocks inside the crack that are loose. Be aware when placing gear.

Location 

100' right of Jawbone.

Protection 

mid-sized gear up to #3. Use bolts above Special Olympics or rap off tree. There is also some webbing w/rings high up on the tree.


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By eli poss
From: Durango, Co
Mar 21, 2015

if you're planning on doing this one, do us all a favor a bring a crowbar to get the loose block out. i pulled on it without realizing it was loose and almost pulled it out on me (and my belayer)
By Chet Butterworth
From: Chattanooga
May 19, 2016

would be a nice two-star route if not for the ostensible death block up there. bolted anchors closer than the beta photo suggests.

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