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The Buccaneer 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Bruce Diffenbaugh on Feb 11, 2008

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Description 

This route is just to the left of the top of first pitch of Captain Hook and is a cleaner way finish.At the first belay look to the left 1 bolt protects a few face moves(crux) to the Pirate ledge.Rap 80' Or go right to Swashbuckler 5.10d or stright up on Pieces of Eight 5.10d.

Location 

Buttress Cracks

Protection 

1 bolt med.wire stoppers or small cams.


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By scottydo
From: ventura, ca
Oct 10, 2009
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Did this climb and it definitely felt like a 5.10. Although the first part is supposed to be 5.8 it felt a little harder. (it does flare a little bit) I took the upper chimney to the left which I think was off route, but was gnarly and fun. (fun cause i didn't fall) The hardest move on the whole thing was at the bolt. Fun times.

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