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

Type:  Trad, Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 180'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Matt Hoffer, Pete Skully, Nathan
New Route: Yes
Season: Summer/early fall
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Submitted By: amerotrash on Apr 2, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The green line is a rough desciption of where the ...


There is no clearly defined crux. The climb starts with about 30 feet of traditionally protected 5.8 crack climbing until the first bolt, where the natural protection ends and the climb continues through 12 bolts and excellent face climbing on great features until the anchors. The anchors are ring anchors and are good for rapping.


The middle of the cliff has a large arete/nose/roof. To the left is a face, this is where the climb is. Look for the bolts around here, and you will find the climb easily.


Small cams. #0.5-#2 Camalots. I think I placed 3 pieces.

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