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Almost but not Quite 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Leo Henson
Season: spring & fall
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Submitted By: Gary Savage on Jan 5, 2007

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A great climb. 11b/c moves to the same rest as the Pier Pressure (although tall climbers seem to have trouble getting a rest here. Then a very hard throw for a small crimp at the top and to top it off a hard clip at the anchor.


2nd route to the right of Under the boardwalk.



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By Gary Savage
From: Las Vegas, NV
Jun 11, 2014

Actually it's the second route to the LEFT of under the board walk.

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