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Route 2 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Jeff Botimer on Feb 10, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: ROUTE 2 5.9 SPORT

Description 

Difficulty pretty consistent throughout. Crux between the first and second bolt if you stay tight on the bolt line. Shifting right slightly makes it easier.

Location 

Just right of Route 1, 2nd route from the left end. Dirty start gives way to good climbing.

Protection 

4 bolts to chain anchors.


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By Nick F.
Aug 23, 2016

Climbed this yesterday! Very fun, slightly dirty, but worth it! To be honest I think the grade is sandbagged a bit, especially because the moves were not typical of the 5.9 grade. Pretty small holds, some slopers until you come into a nice undercling flake that trends leftward. Very fun movement traversing left using the flake and some awesome longer moves onto good ledges as you exit that segment. The rest of the climb uses small holds again and keeps a consistent difficulty. Try this climb!