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Slippery When Wet 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Len Zedel & Greg Locke
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Thom Smith on May 15, 2017

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Description 

P1: Crux pitch. The bottom feels a bit harder than 5.7, but it quickly eases up as you get higher. Use caution going for the 3rd bolt as there are some ledges below.
P2: Fun climbing on horizontal cracks. Some gear can be used to supplement the bolts in the runouts.
P3: Similar to Pitch 2. Gear can supplement the bolts to keep the climber from potentially hitting the ledge.

Location 

Central on the main wall, between "The Streak" and "You'll Understand When You Get There".

Protection 

Each pitch has an anchor with chains for rappelling.

A set of nuts and a few smaller tricams for the shallow horizontal cracks.


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