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Thin Slice 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Tom Bowker, Amy Colburn 6-27-2015
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Tom Bowker on Jun 28, 2015

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Thru the crux on the FA. Photo by Amy Colburn

Description 

Fun well protected crack climbing with a technical crux.

Location 

The left most crack about 30ft left of Wiessner corner at the left most edge of the buttress

Protection 

Use a stick to get a good nut 15ft up. Some small TCU's protect the crux. Cams to 4" Two ring bolts for the anchor


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Rock Climbing Photo: Amy on the FA
Amy on the FA
Rock Climbing Photo: Thin Slice follows the left most crack
BETA PHOTO: Thin Slice follows the left most crack

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By M Sprague
Administrator
From: New England
Jun 28, 2015
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

Great! What did you guys end up using for an anchor?
By Tom Bowker
From: somewhere in the USA
Jul 2, 2015

Went back there today and added 2 ring bolts and cleaned it up a bit.
By M Sprague
Administrator
From: New England
Aug 10, 2015
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

Followed Tom up this the other day. I thought it was a lot of fun. Generally good jams, laybacks and pinches with the occasional necessary small smears for the feet that kept it technical and a little more pumpy than you might expect. It is always fun running up a crack along an arete.

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