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Thrombus 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: K Ice on Jun 10, 2008

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could probably use something smaller. but i brough...

Description 

This inside corner flaring crack can be tricky but is a fun climb.

Location 

Inside corner to the climbers left of Mickey Mantles.

Protection 

Wide cracks and trees at the top for anchor. Larger CAMs & Hexes.


Photos of Thrombus Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: hand crack at the bottom
BETA PHOTO: hand crack at the bottom
Rock Climbing Photo: top of climb and anchor location
BETA PHOTO: top of climb and anchor location
Rock Climbing Photo: Notice the angle of the rock
BETA PHOTO: Notice the angle of the rock
Rock Climbing Photo: Kate climbing Thrombus
BETA PHOTO: Kate climbing Thrombus
Rock Climbing Photo: Kyle climbing Thrombus
BETA PHOTO: Kyle climbing Thrombus

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By Ryan Justen
From: St. Paul, MN
Jul 5, 2010

This is a fun and very tricky route. There are many options for the well versed trad (crack) climber, however the gym/sport climbers will find this quite harder than 5.8 especially if they're short.

For gear I just use 3 BD C4's: #2 in the hand crack, #0.4 in the finger crack and #6 in the offwidth. I felt very safe with just these three.

A #5 C4 would work just as well in place of the #6, but you have to use the #6 if you have it :)

I wish the hand crack went all the way to the top!!!
By Eric Olson
From: Minneapolis, MN
Oct 14, 2012

45.398906º N, 92.649568º W - top of climb

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