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Oso Smokey 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: (TR) Tyler Logan, Loren Scott & Chuck Scott, 1995, FL: Tyler Logan & Chris Miller, June 1997
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Mar 9, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: The upper portion of Oso Smokey (5.12a), Thurman F...


This route is a powerful undertaking, with its distinct crux at the top.

The first 1/3 is easy enough. The middle section involves nice technical climbing up the arete, after which a good resting spot is reached. The last 1/3 of the climb is powerful, and requires determination to pass the last bolt and continue to the anchors.

A nice climb.


Rightmost route on the East Face


5 bolts, 2 ring anchors

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By C Miller
Mar 9, 2007
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

An area classic with technical moves and a distinct crux after the fourth bolt. The other side of the arete is bolted as well and goes at 5.12c.