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YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a C2

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 3 pitches, 250', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a C2 [details]
FA: Bill Ellwood and Bryan Ferguson circa 1983 (likely the second ascent of the tower)
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Bryan Ferguson on Apr 26, 2008

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Bill and the summit of South Crow's Head Spire

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Description 

Great little tower route that presents a great day out when coupled with the approach raps. Fix lines on the rap for the subsequent return to the rim.

Location 

South side of south Crow's Head

Protection 

Though we might have placed a pin or two back in the day I am sure it'll go clean with a standard desert rack.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Bill Leads 5.9 crack
Bill Leads 5.9 crack
Rock Climbing Photo: South Crows Head
BETA PHOTO: South Crows Head

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