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Surprise 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Flagstaff Oldschool
Season: Spring, summer, fall
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Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Jun 9, 2013

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Description 

Limited info from A Cheap Way To Fly, but wanted to add it so folks know its been done, and may be worth a visit.

First crack system climbers left of Pig Iron. Hand crack to roof. Giant scary hanging block in the roofs, just left of this line, and may be the reason for the name?

Location 

Around the corner to the climbers left of Pig Iron.

Protection 

Looks like mostly hands...


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By Jed G
Sep 2, 2017

Climbed this once and I seem to remember bailing over onto what's now called Pig Iron via a horizontal crack before the roofs. There are a couple options for this... a good one about two thirds of the way up. Guess the original route might just pop up through the roofs though. I've never really liked the look of all that hanging stuff.

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