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Black Pool Variation 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Vaino Kodas and Moe Hershoff, 2003
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Submitted By: Ron Olsen on Aug 19, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Lower Krisha formation, by the creek. Photo by Va...

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  • Description 

    Begin as for Black Pool, but move right to surmount the roof. Continue up the right-facing corner until it is possible to move left over the arete to join Black Pool.

    Description from vainokodas.com; used with permission.


    On the lower Krisha formation, left of Helix and Diving For Kipper Snacks.


    8 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor.

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    By J. Broussard
    From: CordryCorner
    May 31, 2012

    TR'd this after putting up Diving for Kipper Snacks and had a blast. The dirty rock made for some interesting foot pops. With the creek being low this year, it's perfect for checking out this climb.
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