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The Hammer 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: toddgordon on Apr 29, 2010

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Joyce Tsai on the first ascent of The Hammer.

Description 

This route is on the right side of a large boulder directly east and up the hill out of Rattlesnake Canyon. It faces south, so from the parking lot, a climber could be seen in profile on this climb. It is just right of an unknown climb (or project?) which has 3 bolts on an overhanging face. This climb is also on the boulder above the face climb Starrbonne (5.8)

Location 

From Rattlesnake parking, hike east, across Rattlesnake wash, and up the steep hill to the largest climbable formations. These climbs are the ones easily seen from the parking area.

Protection 

Quick draws only.


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By C Miller
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Jan 8, 2012

The climb left of this is a Paul Borne route rated 5.11+.