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Windy City 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: JimN on Jul 14, 2017

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Looking up from the start of the route.

Description 

The crux for me was near the start, getting up above the gap and into the crack.

Location 

At the right end of the roof, there is a gap with a vertical crack above it. This is in between Bolt Line and the large block under Ariel's Brassiere.

Protection 

Bolted anchor at the top.


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By Gunkiemike
Jul 14, 2017

The crux is definitely that start. Folks' opinions of this route's difficulty covered a greater range than just about any other PK route as I was gathering info for the guidebook. Everything from 5.6 from the folks who cruised the start to 8+ from folks who got shut down.

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