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Birds of Prey T 
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Candy Corner T 
Daydream, The T 
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Ecstasy Junior T 
Fine Young Cannibals  T 
La Bella Vista T 
La Bella Vista: Lotus variation T 
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Sixth Sense T 
Southern Exposure T 
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Spinnaker S 
Sunshine T 
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T & T T 
Tony's Nightmare T 
Tony's Nightmare Direct Finish T 
Totem T 
Welcome to Seneca T 
Wild Men Only T 
Ye Gods & Little Fishes T 
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The Shambler 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 6 pitches, 350'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13 [details]
FA: Ray Snead / Ben Mealy (1974)
Season: All
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Submitted By: Brian Malone on Jun 21, 2015

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Description 

This is the only girdle traverse of any of Seneca's faces. There is a possible escape by climbing out of the black gulley to the top.
#1-3. Climb Ecstasy through the second pitch. Climb Simple J Malarky - Ecstasy Connection.
#4. Traverse up and right aiming for the bottomless black gulley and a belay. (50 ft.)
#5. Cross the gulley and move across the Totem Buttess. Climb down to the Tony's Nightmare belay. (60ft.)
#6. Finish on Tony's Nightmare and Skyline Traverse.

Location 

Start location same as Ecstasy

Protection 

Standard rack..


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By Andy Weinmann
From: Silver Spring, MD
Jun 30, 2015

An interesting, if contrived route. The only "new" territory on it was P4's traverse.

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