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The Deceiving Off Width 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a R

Type:  Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a R [details]
FA: recorded ascent Bradley White and Paul, 1983
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: bradley white on Sep 11, 2013

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Midway up right side of ramp is this inclining off width. Much harder than it looks. Deception is it looks vertical and its first fifteen feet of crux are inclining and require pretzel logic to ascend. Then angle becomes vertical and grade of climbing more reasonable.


Vertical off width right midway up right side of the ramp.


Giant cams but having none I had one piece in below it that would not help much because the low angle ramp would be hit with much force if I had fallen.

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