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The Goldigger 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Mike Paul, Dave Tucker, Chuck "Chongo" Tucker & D. Durban, 1987
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Submitted By: David Evans on Apr 25, 2003

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Get your feet in the crack!

Description 

This very clean thin hands crack is much more strenuous than it looks. It leans slightly and is just barely overhanging. When you are 15' up you get the feeling that you are climbing out the angled roof of a cave! After 25 feet or so it eases. 2 stars out of 5.

Protection 

Standard rack up to 3".


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By Murf
Oct 11, 2004
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Physical hand jamming on smooth varnish inside the crack. Harder that it looks from below.