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To Legit To Commit 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Aaron Rashaw Dave Martin
New Route: Yes
Season: Your favorite
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Submitted By: Aaron Rashaw on Sep 22, 2013

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Description 

Climb off a platform, out of a gully onto the slab (Bolt). Work your way up a sickle shaped, shallow left facing dihedral past gear to another bolt. Climb the beautiful right facing dihedral into a roof trending right. Climb out of the roof to the chains.

Location 

50 yards left (East) of Direct Commitment is another slab that is distinguished by a crag wide roof system that guards the bottom of the slab. Head up to the far left side of this on a platform. Look up high to locate the roof. The trail heads over below the Commitment proper slab.

Protection 

2 sets of camelots to #3, smallest C3s/peanuts after 1st bolt. Long runners


Photos of To Legit To Commit Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Heading to the chains
Heading to the chains
Rock Climbing Photo: Upper Dihedral
Upper Dihedral
Rock Climbing Photo: Roof
Roof
Rock Climbing Photo: Start of the route.
Start of the route.

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By Aaron Rashaw
Sep 22, 2013

With a 70m you come up about 30ft shy of lowering. Instead, rap down and right (West) to a set of anchors that take you to the ground. These anchors are also the anchors for the two slab routes. 60m or 70m should be fine.

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