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Horsethief Spire West Face
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Political Nightmare 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Bob Dickson, Mike Nona 1995
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Submitted By: Kirtis Courkamp on Oct 26, 2015

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Sumit Block Might Fall Off :)

Description 

Harder Crystal climbing for the first few bolts leads to a really enjoyable dike / feature. The route then passes the midway rap anchors and tends right at the ledge up to a dihedral / gully to a summit block.

Location 

Route is located on southwest side of Horse thief spire. Approach from first parking lot aka Trail 14. Hike a bit tell on the south west side of horse thief spire. Cross the creek and head uphill. Down hill from Spanky's delight and Stairway to heaven but on a detached formation from them.

Protection 

10 - 12 bolts a few pieces of gear bd .5 - 2 Long Slings if doing it in 1 long pitch. I recommend doing it in 1 pitch. You can get down with a single rope 2 raps


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