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Tipsey 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: D. Hare, C. Oliver, 1979
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Submitted By: Tony B on May 11, 2002

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  • Description 

    Climb as for Dementia until you reach the small blocky roof just below the cool arete/dihedral. Go to the right, under this roof, then up a short distance to something of a ledge. From there, look to the right again and climb the left-facing corner for a short distance. A left-leaning crack will appear on your left, which is not as hard as it looks. Climb up and left on this crack to bypass the overhang (good pro), then from a ledge up to the top of the crags on easy cracks.

    Although this line wanders a bit, the drag is not too bad with judicious use of 2-foot runners.

    Protection 

    Standard light rack up to 3". The pro and plcements are reasonable, but take a few longer slings if you plan to place a lot of gear.


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    By Zachary McGee
    Jul 23, 2015

    Really enjoyed this route. Not as hard as it looks in some places and harder than it looked in others.

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