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The Whiff 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jay Smith, Mike Ward 1987
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Submitted By: Eric-D on Dec 13, 2011

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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Climb a thin seam to a hand and finger crack on the left edge of the cliff. Difficult to protect.

Location 

First route on the left.

Protection 

Difficult to protect.


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By Patrick Mulligan
Feb 20, 2013

Protection is all there if you're climbing at or above the grade.
By Michael Kimm
From: Las Vegas, NV
Jan 12, 2014
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

The pro isn't bad. Black Alien or equivalent is helpful early on.