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Second Job 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 125'
Original:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: August 27, 2009
New Route: Yes
Season: May - Sept.
Page Views: 74
Submitted By: Jay Harrison on Aug 31, 2009

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Jay pulling da crux

Description 

Climb the left-leaning ramp to the start of the crack, step up and left (crux) into the left-facing corner under an overhang. Pass this via the crack and continue up the crack system, past the "Attic" and through the awkward second crux overhang at the top (weak links can avoid this by escaping to the "Attic" anchors).

Location 

Right end of the slabby bottom of the cliff, right of the Black Arch Arête buttress.
Descent is by rappel from the oak tree anchors at the top (60 meter rope barely reaches the "Patio") or by stopping at the "Attic" and rappelling (60m rope barely makes the bottom of the route).

Protection 

Full Modern Trad Rack. No bolts.


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Looking up Second Job from bottom (roof then crack...
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By Kevin Heckeler
From: Upstate New York
Jul 10, 2010
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Easily my favorite climb on Crane at the moment.
By Nick Weinberg
From: Essex, NY
Nov 11, 2011

Very pleasant moderate crack climbing.