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Near End of Sunshine Wall (aka Twin Cracks Area)
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Welcome To Vantage 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: rpc on Apr 17, 2013

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Description 

This is one of two routes (other being Bob Dylan, 5.10-) on the left side of the Twin Cracks section of the Sunshine Wall. Crack goes from hands size down ("wavy" rock, easy climbing) to tips at the top (crux). Gear anchor.

Location 

Left edge of Twin Cracks section of Sunshine Wall. 25 feet above trail (scramble up to start through some mank). Immediately right of a chossy looking wide crack.

Protection 

Standard rack to 2" including a few micro pices for the top.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Starting up the nice Welcome To Vantage line.
Starting up the nice Welcome To Vantage line.

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By rpc
Feb 11, 2014

Geoff, I just copied the ratings from the guidebook. Think 10- is fair for both.
By geoff georges
From: Seattle, Wa.
Feb 20, 2015
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

maybe I was having a bad day, but I would say this is not a great warm up route. I did it as my first route out last fall and found it pumpy with sketchy pro. Make sure to find pro as it has a number of insecure moments.
Shared anchor with Bob Dylan.
By Jplotz
From: Wenatchee, WA
May 23, 2016

Fun climbing and now with its own anchors on the pillar face! I find this less sustained as Bob Dylan next door.