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The Gendarme South Face 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Mike Schmitt
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Submitted By: Brian Malone on Oct 13, 2014

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Description 

Spectacular climb that is no longer there. See The Gendarme for more information.
Climb the south face of the Gendarme. 25 feet

Location 

At the bottom of the ravene. It fell in Oct 1987..
No longer there.

Protection 

Was all fixed bolts. Same rappel as The Gendarme


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By Brian Malone
From: Olney, Maryland
Oct 13, 2014

This was one of the most rewarding climbs of all my mountaineering experiences. I'm not going to lie, it was incredibly exposed and windy that day, but we did it anyway... It was incredible and I'm glad I did but I remember thinking that I would never do that climb again..

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