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Sammy's Frog 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Robin Barley, Ali Morrow 2008
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Submitted By: Nick Wilder on Jul 31, 2012

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Description 

Great friction climb right up the center of the slab. Amazing what your feet will stick to. Follow the first two bolts, possibly slightly easier on the left side, to a left trending ramp. This is the crux and involved a couple edges down low, then just a lot of trust on whatever small bumps you can find.

Cruise through the next section of easier climbing to the final headwall and remaining two bolts. A touch easier than the bottom, but still probably 10b fun slabbing.

Location 

The right-most climb at Ronin's Corner. About 15' right of MCM.

Protection 

7 bolts, anchor+chains. Well bolted.


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By Ryan Lynne
May 23, 2016
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

One of my favourite slab climbs in the Smokebluffs, super fun and a very aesthetic line. The crux of the route is getting up the first slab particularly at the second and third bolt. The climbing is easier above.