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Unkown Shaffer Route 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 120'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Larry Shaffer, Cheryl Mayer
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Submitted By: harrison t on Aug 6, 2015

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Description 

Enjoyable climbing up cracks and flakes, similar to Copasetic, but maybe not quite as good.

Climb a nice crack system passing a bolt mid height. Stay left after the bolt up juggy flakes until the crack pinches down, place your last gear and head straight up on good holds to the summit.

Location 

North face of unnamed spire that sits to the NE of spire 5 and kampsite.
Starts at obvious finger crack, best accessed from Harney horse trail
Could probably just make the rap with a 70m

Protection 

Singles to 3, Nuts, Extra fingers to thin hands
1 bolt
2 bolt anchor w/ new webbing as of 8/15


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By harrison t
From: Black Hills, SD
Aug 6, 2015

Not sure what this route is called or who's it is, but it's worth doing! Please comment if you know anything