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Sleeping with the Fish 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Y. & Scott Kimball, 1999.
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Submitted By: Guy H. on Aug 29, 2010

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The route follows the face to the left of the dihe...

Description 

Sleeping with the Fish is a somewhat forced line to the left of the left-facing dihedral on Big Tears. The climbing is quite pumpy and devious for the orginal grade of 10+. There is a large, detached block above the 4th bolt (crux) that should keep you thinking.

Location 

The rightmost sport line on the east face on the upper ledge system.

Protection 

6 bolts....


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By s.kimball
Aug 31, 2010

FA: Y. & S. Kimball, 1999.

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