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7.3 - Horse Rampart
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L to R R to L Alpha
Archery TR 
Between the Cheeks TR 
Debauchery TR 
Horse with No Name T,TR 
Horse, The T,TR 
Lechery T,TR 
Moby Dick T,TR 
Monarch T,TR 
Mother Smucker's Jam T,TR 
Mung T 
Overlooked Corner T,TR 
Peanut Butter T,TR 
Plethora T 
Primak's Surprise T,TR 
Pullman Car T,TR 
Roger's Roof T,TR 
Scavenger of Sorrow T,TR 
Scuz TR 
Sugar-free Jam T,TR 
Teetering Tower TR 
Teetering Tower Chimney T,TR 
Treachery T,TR 
Via Apia T,TR 
Woger's Woof Wightside TR 
Wolf Dog T,TR 

Pullman Car 

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

Type:  Trad, TR
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Mar 25, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: The Horse (5), Pullman Car (6), and Archery (7)


Pullman Car is a challenging route on the corner between Archery and The Horse. Climb the corner using small holds up and to the right of the "Horse" flake. Continue up the obvious crack to the top.


Standard Rack, lead is runout near the bottom.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Monarch (4), The Horse (5), and Pullman Car (6)
BETA PHOTO: Monarch (4), The Horse (5), and Pullman Car (6)
Rock Climbing Photo: Neely sighting!
Neely sighting!

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By Tradiban
Sep 10, 2010
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b R

Yes, run-out at the bottom with some chimney off-width moves involving "the horse". Great pro in the upper cracks.
By Doug Hemken
From: Madison, WI
Aug 29, 2011

Once known as the "Horse's Ass" (Smith & Zimmerman, 1970). They give it a 5.6, which I think is about right if you wander around following the holds instead of trying to stick closely to the crack.

More natural as a lead if you wander; more interesting moves if you limit yourself to the crack and holds to the right of the corner.
By Joel Allen
From: La Crosse, WI
Jun 14, 2015
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13

I thought the gear was fine way down low at the crux. I actually slid off the slopers in the pouring rain and was caught by a blue x4. Once past the crux there isn't gear for a bit and you could deck but its much easier than 5.7 at that point. Climb this instead of the horse!

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