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Bent Faith 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Charley Oliver and Matt Slater,1979
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Submitted By: shad O'Neel on May 3, 2003

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Deb pulls through the bulgier but easier lower sec...

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Description 

This is pretty fun although short; good if Happy Hour is a zoo. This route is found below the Grins area on the right side of the crag on a short separate buttress. It's the only crack. Sneak up to the hand crack, and then pull jugs through a fun roof to a ledge. Now balance up with no pro to the top. A fall from the top could be bad.

Protection 

Not much needed, but the bottom protects well with a #3, ~0.75 Camalot and a sling around a horn. Pro is imaginary above the midpoint.


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Dave smears on the scarier, runout upper section.
Dave smears on the scarier, runout upper section.
The rope is on the climb.
BETA PHOTO: The rope is on the climb.

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By Jason Shatek
Mar 21, 2006

Cool little route, instead of going straight to the top with no pro we hung a right on the ledge, through a bush and then up a crack with some cool moves.
By Jay Eggleston
From: Denver
Jan 15, 2014
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

This feels a little harder than 5.7, and there really is no pro on the upper section.