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YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 110'
Original:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Greg Barnes, 10/01
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Submitted By: john durr on Aug 8, 2008

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Don Jeff leading Spaceballs - 7/08

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Great big knobs and steep at the start with good protection. Pretty fun.


Spot three bolts close together, near the ground, surrounded by huge knobs, close to a prow on the north end of the west face. Rappel from bolt anchors 110' A SINGLE 60 METER ROPE WILL NOT GET YOU DOWN TO THE GROUND!


7 bolts and some gear to 1". Bolt anchor at the top.

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By old5ten
From: Berkeley + Sunny Slopes, CA
Jul 22, 2013
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

This is the 5.5 version of P4 on 'Crying Time Again' - knobs galore! Don't let the easy grade/climbing deceive you: the first bolt is a bit off the deck and the lower angle climbing between the 3rd and 4th bolts is a bit runout. There's a great horizontal slot between the 6th and 7th bolt that takes a perfect yellow/green alien or similar sized gear. Single rope rap with 70m rope or double rope rap!
Rock Climbing Photo: The Gazelle nearing the top of Spaceballs 5.5
The Gazelle nearing the top of Spaceballs 5.5