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Rook, The T,TR 

The Rook 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Phredward on Sep 7, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Looking up at the face, just to the left of the ro...

Description 

Climb up an easy, fun start. Turn right to face the rook. As it gets overhung, use the crack on the left, until you can traverse out, and pull up to the ledge. Climb the much easier section to the top.

Location 

The right-most climb in the Playground. Look up to the right of the roof, you can't miss the giant, protruding crown of the rook.

Protection 

Setting an anchor at the top of this climb will prove tricky. I saw only two, quite small boulders.


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Rock Climbing Photo: The Rook (5.7).  This is the right-most climb in t...
BETA PHOTO: The Rook (5.7). This is the right-most climb in t...
Rock Climbing Photo: Looking up at the Rook
BETA PHOTO: Looking up at the Rook

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