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Wind Beneath Her Wings 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 130'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Libby Whaley & Judy Patton, 1992
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Submitted By: Richard Shore on Mar 18, 2011

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Rob Beno leading Wind Beneath Her Wings 5.7

Description 

A few feet to the right of a small cave on the north face, climb up past some pockets and over a bulge with a right-pointing horn, clipping 4 bolts along the way. Step right and onto the blocky headwall above, passing 2 more bolts en route. A short chimney section gets you to the top. Some additional small gear can be placed between bolts 4 and 5 and towards the top, otherwise it's PG-13.

Protection 

6 bolts, a few small cams/nuts, tree anchor on top.


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By Richard Shore
Mar 18, 2011

The most continuous 5th class line on the wall. Rated 5.8 in the old Tucker/Steele guide; Edwards calls it 5.7. I'm with the latter.
By steve edwards
From: SLC, UT
Mar 15, 2012

Cool route though. This crags conjured up funny memories. It actually reminds me of climbing in SLO for some reason.

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