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Smiley Kylee 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Jesse Cirillo, Dave Repnik
New Route: Yes
Season: All
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Submitted By: djrepnik on Jan 30, 2014

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Description 

Follows the prominent crack system on the east face of the Wart. climb from the ground up to the large ledge and follow the crack with great feet to the top. Look for Metolious Enviro rap hangers at the top. The top of the Wart is a fantastic hangout.

Location 

East face of the Wart. Can walk down the west gulley or rappel the route.

Protection 

Standard rack to 3" include additional small cams and nuts.


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By Jon Nelson
Administrator
From: Bellingham, WA
Jan 31, 2014

Seeing the orientation, it looks like it would be good for a morning climb in the cooler months and good as an evening climb in the summer.

It's hard to beat the easy access.
By Mike Zupancic
Jul 25, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

This route is 100' long, not 35'.
By Jon Nelson
Administrator
From: Bellingham, WA
Jul 28, 2014

Fixed the length - thanks Mike.
By DynoTee
From: Bellingham, WA
Feb 10, 2015
rating: 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

its pretty fun for the first part, you can belay from the top also
By RodrigoB
Apr 11, 2016
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

This route is strikes me as a good one for a new leader. It's a jug haul that can be easily protected the entire way by the crack. Very little jamming is required. It also felt significantly easier than any other 5.8 I've climbed at Index.

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