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The Righteous and the Wicked 

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

Type:  Sport, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Greg Parker
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Submitted By: Greg Parker on Oct 20, 2006

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Close up of some the lovely holds near the top of ...


Stick clip the first two bolts (up to the one in the black rock) and battle your way up the chossy start, which is actually quite fun once you figure out how to do it. Then climb the easy slab for two more bolts up to the steep headwall. From here it's continuous crimpers for a long time, with 3 distinct cruxs, all on tiny little holds. A new sequence discovered by Jason and Lee drops the grade a bit (bastards), but it's actually more fun than the way I did it.
I almost bought the farm while cleaning this route. I was on the slab when I heard this whistling sound... half a second later, a rock the size of a toaster smashed by my feet about two feet away. I think I called it a day after that.


This route is just down the hill from Carp, Hagfish, etc., to the left of the huge obvious dihedral.


10 bolts, closed cold shut anchors

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By Cameron Luth
Nov 13, 2006

This climb is killer, after the first 15 feet or so, pretty laid back then you hit this slightly overhanging wall and the crux is thin, but cool.
By t.schwartz
Apr 28, 2010
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

By Mikel Cronin
Apr 28, 2010

I thought you would have called it 4 burgers not a lame tasty.
By t.schwartz
Apr 28, 2010
rating: 5.13a 7c+ 29 IX+ 29 E6 6c

4 tasty burgers cronin

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