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Taboo Crack 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Kristian Barrowman (rope solo) 2008
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Submitted By: Greg Kuchyt on Sep 8, 2015

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Description 

Make some tricky initial moves in a left-facing corner past a bolt to gain the main crack. Patience placing gear will yield good protection. Climb the main crack (pin) to easier but unprotected climbing to the anchor.

Location 

The first chunk of substantial rock encountered when hiking in from the steep section of The Long Trail.

Protection 

I recall mainly small to mid-size pro. Leave a comment if that is inaccurate but it will be obvious from the ground.

Descent: Fixed Anchor rappel station


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By Sam Fox
From: Burlington, VT
Apr 11, 2016
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Takes pro from .2-.75.

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