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Z Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Erik Pohlman on Dec 20, 2006

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Steve on Z Crack with Patrick belaying

Description 

Face climb past the bolt and make a 'walrus move' on to the ledge. From there, continue up and left in the thin hand crack dihedral to the anchor. Good rock.

Location 

Just left of the main Washboard Area. Start beneath a bulge and a left facing/left arching crack.

Protection 

Bolt, gear to 2", 2 bolt anchor. Rap or lower.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Clare on her first crack climb!
Clare on her first crack climb!
Rock Climbing Photo: Steve on Z Crack
Steve on Z Crack

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By Neale Flynn
From: Sugar Creek, MO
Dec 20, 2012

I placed a #3, and #2 Camalot, also a couple med to large nuts.

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