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Wind Dummy 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: dmPete on Oct 19, 2014  with updates from Patrick Beeson

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Three bolts up Wind Dummy

Description 

A fun, solid warmup climb at OH8. The crux hits one or two bolts after the route splits off left from it's twin route, Tidewater, with some thinner moves on a more vertical face.

Location 

Begins 15 feet left of Sasquatch. Half way up the cliff face there's a ledge and a ravine, and the route splits into two. Follow the left bolt line that continues straight up the face.

Protection 

Quickdraws, optional gear to 1" to sew up the space between a couple of bolts low on the route. Bolted anchors.


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By Kaare Gustafsson
From: Portland, OR
Feb 26, 2016

After the route splits left, some of the flake holds feel very hollow. Be careful when pulling on them.
By Mitch Jacky
From: Portland, OR
Jul 4, 2016

This kind of rock tends to crumble on me. Definitely be mindful of your choice in hand and footholds.

Also, at the "ledge" which forks off to the right there is a huge amount of dirt and loose rock. I had to clear a widowmaker that was teetering on the edge.
By Patrick Beeson
From: Portland, OR
Apr 10, 2017

This route has been retro-bolted and no longer requires gear for protection.

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