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Lower Buttress
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L to R R to L Alpha
A Boy and His ArÍte T 
Beer Can Direct S 
Black Magic T 
Black Opal T 
Black Pyre T 
Blue Wind T 
Crown Royal T 
Farce T 
For Real Crack T 
Groove, The T 
Hemorroids in Flight T 
Jailbreak (variation) T,TR 
Novitiate's Nightmare T 
Pillar of Society S 
Sinbad-Herbert T 
Surrealistic Pillar T 
Surrealistic Pillar Direct T 
Unknown TR 
Wild Turkey T 

Black Pyre 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 150'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Salamanizer on Oct 11, 2006

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Description 

Thin flareing crack to a long flareing reach over a bulge. Double up under the bulge because you arn't getting anything in until you're over it.

Location 

Far west side of the Lower Buttress.

Protection 

Cams Thin to 3"


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By caughtinside
From: Oakland CA
Jan 9, 2007

I haven't done this one yet, but I've heard it's harder than the neighboring .11c, black magic.

EDIT: this turned out to be good beta. Much harder in my opinion than Black Magic.