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Open Hood 

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

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Jason Hackney, Blake Summers
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 160
Submitted By: Blake Summers on Oct 1, 2015

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Jason Hackney on the impressive First Ascent of Op...

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Description 

This route climbs the obvious wideness left of Caging the Cobra and then joins the original CTC route, to the top of the formation. It was led with gear up to #5 but could probably be done with smaller gear.

Protection 

cams to #5 chains at top


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By JimG
Aug 6, 2017
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Solid jams/arm bars; feet a bit awkward where the wide crack/slot forms a little roof overhang. A couple of big loose blocks at the very start off the ledge, easy to avoid. Worth doing if you are up there and have some big gear.

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