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The Good Old Days 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Doug Cosby, Brian Kelleher
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Submitted By: Chadd Sechler on Sep 12, 2012

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Description 

Scramble up a couple ledges and then begin laybacking- fingers at the bottom to fists at the top. Small edges and feet outside the crack are helpful. A couple of good hand jams in the middle. Short but pumpy.

Location 

To the right of Nude Brute.

Protection 

Standard rack; 2 bolt anchor with rings.


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By Fan Zhang
From: Washington, DC
Feb 21, 2017
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

As of 2/19/17, at the bolted anchor, the nut on the left bolt was very loose. I was able to tighten it at least 3 turns with my fingers but didn't have a wrench to tighten it all the way. Also, watch out for a loose hold just before where the flake/crack widens to the size of a BD #4.
By Andrew G
From: Silver Spring, MD
May 30, 2017

The nice "hand crack" in the corner is a hand crack for 2 or 3 moves in the middle. It starts out as tips and steadily widens to wider than fists at the top. Fun climb, bring a number 4 for the top, or two if you really want to sew it up.

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