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Railroad Dickie 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Bowzer on Aug 21, 2013

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Description 

From the "New Routes" section of adirondackrock.com:
The second clip is difficult for short people. Climb straight up the face to a left-rising crack, then straight up to the top of the face. Instead of standing up, hand traverse left on hidden jugs for 10' to a fixed anchor. 25'

Location 

On the Squatter Wall, 150' left and uphill from the Sports Arena. It is the right-most of three bolted lines. From adirondackrock.com: 4' right of the 4-trunked maple tree, and 8' left of the right side of the face, at an incut edge 6' up.

Protection 

4 draws to anchor.


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By Bowzer
From: Albany, NY
Aug 21, 2013

A fun, balancy climb with the crux right at the last bolt. Felt stiff for the grade.

FYI, I broke off a nice in-cut hold below the fourth bolt. In my opinion, this makes the crux less straightforward.
By MasterBeta
Jun 12, 2017

I thought the crux was around the third bolt. huge hand rail from the 4th bolt on to the anchor. .10a is a good grade for the route, if not a bit soft. some fun slab moves

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