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Abominable Snowman 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Ward Smith 1/96
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Submitted By: lee hansche on May 24, 2007

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Description 

Another route that can be listed as a good warm up for the harder routes at the right.... As with most of the routes on the left side of the crag, it's not super classic, but it's worth doing (though not as a means to an end)....

Climb up on to the ledge as for the start of Cosmic Monsters (5.12a).... Climb straight up the face above encountering a hard move at the top this crux is easier for tall climbers (I know this, cause I am one)....

Location 

Just left of Cosmic Monsters (5.12a) on the left side of the crag...Starting by mounting an awkward ledge....

Protection 

4 bolts to anchors.


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By jdavis
From: New Hampshire
Jun 9, 2013

FYI, this route still only has one anchor, and it's a spinner (as is the bolt below it).

edit: apparently this has been fixed. a big thank you to the person responsible for putting in the time and effort to make this route safe!
By Peter Jackson
From: Rumney, NH
Sep 9, 2013

This route now has two stainless glue-ins and clip anchors.
By S. Neoh
Sep 9, 2013
rating: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

Thank you Peter.
We walked by Monsters on the way out last Sat and I spied the new anchors from the ground. They look great. Thanks for putting in the time and effort.