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The Dull Sickle (Hair of the Dog) 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

Type:  Sport, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Marty Bland or Curt Shannon
Season: Spring, Summer (can be hot), Fall
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Submitted By: Marty Bland on Jun 16, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: The Dull Sickle (Hair of the Dog)


Thin, bouldery, start. It's the crux. Then a bit pumpy to the ledge. Little bit of a crux at the top.


There's a dispute weather Curt Shannon did the first ascent. If he didn't I did. Maybe Curt will chime in on this cause he was gone from the scene when we started climbing.



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By Curt Shannon
Aug 29, 2013

"A Guide to Rock Climbing in the Spokane Area" by Bob Loomis (3rd Edition) has always contained the correct information concerning this climb. I had successfully TR'd this route and installed the bolts with the idea of returning to lead it. Unfortunately, I never did get around to doing that. Any route related rumors or controversy beyond that has been completely fabricated for reasons unknown to me.


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