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Benny Goodman (the King of Swing) TR 
Bro Crack T 
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East by Southwest TR 
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East Pillar, east face T,TR 
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Jitterbug T,TR 
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Southwest Direct TR 
Spider Corner T 

Southwest Direct 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Gunkiemike on Jul 6, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: SW Direct on the left, East by SW on the right.

Description 

The left of the two options on the south (or southwest) face of East Pillar. Start 8' left of the maple tree and climb through the prominent V groove, then follow a pair of vertical seams to the top.

Location 

8 ft left of the tree on the left side of the free standing East Pillar. You can scramble up the back side or hike the trail 2 minutes further east.

Protection 

Almost no gear, but it WOULD take a blue BigBro. Revised to add: in the absence of a BigBro, you could get a small cam or two in the crack that runs up and left of this line, just above the wide horizontal. That will be a few feet left of the crux moves through the V slot. The upper face is going to be virtually unprotected in any event.


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