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Push the Button Frank 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

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Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
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Submitted By: V0Hero on Jan 23, 2015  with updates from alex ostrovsky

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Morning Shade. One of the more popular climbs at MST yet sizable chunks continue to fall off. Also known as ''Push the Button Frank'', in the decades old guidebook. That climb was rated 5.8 and had substantially less to grab onto at the top. In the years that followed fire and exfoliation completely obliterated the line. People who actually climb there now throw around the name ''Ginormica'' after replacing old bolts and anchors. The consensus is that this is now an easy, leadable, 5.6 slab and nowhere near a 5.8.


Prominent slab visable from the walk in. Immediately across from ''Manos, Hands of Fate''


TR or lead with 5 quickdraws. Chains to clip at the top.

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By alex ostrovsky
Aug 9, 2017

There were no lead bolts or anchors when we bolted it! So saying old bolts have been replaced isn't really the true true.. BITD they must have utilized a boulder or a tree up top that's no longer there.

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