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Bombay 

YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: John Reppy, Layton Kor, Bob Durham
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Submitted By: John Peterson on Mar 11, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Follow the left rope to the 4th overlap then right...

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Description 

From under the roof at the start of Subline, work right to a corner and then step left to a crack. At its top (only about 25' up), traverse right to easier ground leading to the top.

The start of this pitch has puzzled many a climber. You can climb straight up to the corner or chimney right. Once you get established in the corner it's not over yet - the next 20' are pumpy but well protected.

Location 

Same as Subline

Protection 

Standard Traprock rack


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Bombay (Crack) w/ Subline to its left. Light brown...
BETA PHOTO: Bombay (Crack) w/ Subline to its left. Light brown...

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By superkick
From: West Hartford, CT
Apr 29, 2013

the photo and description listed here are for bombay direct, not bombay.

bombay is about 8-10 feet to the right of Subline, starts in the corner with a laybacking/offwidth crack, goes up for about 4 more feet, then traverses over to the left, and connects with bombay direct.
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