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Threadbare 

YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 2 pitches, 165'
Original:  YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Miguel Grijalva
Season: Spring/fall is best
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Submitted By: magoo on Nov 13, 2014

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Description 

Locate the obvious line of bolts on the steep face just left of a short left facing corner formed by a 25ft pedestal. This pedestal of rock is the start of Ramshackle. Crank past the bolts (11-) to lower angle rock and discontinuous cracks, finding gear placements where you can. Traverse right under a small overhang then straight up on easier terrain past a piton and a final bolt to gain a belay ledge with a bolted anchor. This is the same belay as for the first pitch of Ramshackle. (100ft). Pitch two goes up to a bolt, angles right to another bolt, then continues straight up the beautiful thin headwall slab passed a couple more bolts. It's possible to supplement the bolts with an occasional thin nut placement if you look hard enough. (5.10, 65ft). Rock is excellent.

Protection 

Mostly bolts (1st pitch:6, 2nd pitch:4) with occasional gear placements (small nuts/cams).

Decent: 2 single rope rappels from bolted anchors. 60 meter rope required.


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