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Barf Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Reid Dowdle, Dave Bingham, Chris Filer
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Submitted By: urs on Jun 23, 2010

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The start of the intimidating dihedral.

Description 

The first route put up on the wall that ascends the obvious wide hands corner in the center of the face.
As said in Dave Bingham's guidebook, "A rather strenuous effort" this route definitely packs a punch.
A tricky start from the right leads to the base of this off hands corner. Hand jam/chimney/stem your way up the crack on solid pro to the top.


Location 

This is located in the center of the wall and the most obvious line.


Protection 

This is a traditional route so there isn't a bolted anchor and the gear goes up to wide hand sized pieces.



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By Carl Rene Pelletier
From: Jackson, Wyoming
Jul 12, 2010

oooofph! Save yourself the agony and hike up to Eagle Rock and do the wonderful 5.10a crack up there instead.

By Adam Floyd
From: Las Vegas
May 24, 2011

Seemed like a fun route, you can rap off the sport anchors left.