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Tar Baby 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 85'
Original:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Eric Putnam and Brad Mattingly 12/91
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Submitted By: roman d on Apr 4, 2011

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Description 

Follow featured crack up to large ledge. Finish right to end up at anchors for Ample Virginity

Location 

Contour north on a faint trail below the main cliff band (easiest to go down hill from Eyes of the World)

Protection 

standard rack


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By Marcy
From: Tempe/Tuscon, AZ
Oct 22, 2014

Got on this not knowing what it was. Great rock with no fixed gear. Climbed it all the way to the top of the spire then down-climbed the chimney to the anchor for Ample Virginity. Guessed it was 5.7ish or so.
By lost ryno
From: Phoenix, AZ
May 30, 2017

Worth the hike for a beginning trad leader, pretty good.

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