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Squirrel Cage 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Season: Good in cold weather
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Submitted By: Jim O'Brien on Dec 24, 2007

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The opening chimney is a little run out.

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Description 

Great corner system with a layback through the crux that is sustained through the upper 1/3 of the climb.

Location 

Right side of the Amphitheater face - 1st left facing corner system- scramble to base to a comfy belay seat. Rap down from tree anchors...

Protection 

Light rack to 3"


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By Nick Weinberg
From: Essex, NY
Oct 28, 2016

Upper corner is hard for the grade - tight hands - but great splitter climbing. Overall nice pitch! Don't need large cams for the lower easier wide crack.