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Mya to the East End
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Benny Goodman (the King of Swing) TR 
Bro Crack T 
East by Southwest TR 
East Chimney T 
East Pillar, east face T,TR 
Jitterbug T,TR 
Monkey Face  TR 
Mya TR 
Rainy Daze T 
Southwest Direct TR 
Spider Corner T 

Bro Crack 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Gunkiemike on Aug 9, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: Stitched together look at the crack from atop the ...

Description 

A really fun route that is easy to miss as you explore PK's east end. Layback the crack in the starting cave to a ceiling, traverse left then blast up the crack. Lots of lichen but it doesn't really interfere with the climbing, and should clean up with more traffic.


Location 

Starts in a cave behind a boulder stack about 50' L of East Pillar. Approach the cave from the right or tunnel through from the base of Rainy Daze.


Protection 

Supplement a normal rack with at least a couple pieces (cams or Big Bros) in the 4 to 7 inch range, and it's G rated.



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It's the Gunks, so you know it won't all be arm barring.
It's the Gunks, so you know it won't all be arm ba...
Leaving the cave at the start of the route.  Be careful that the rope doesn't upset the next cam as it makes the turn upwards at the outside corner.
Leaving the cave at the start of the route. Be ca...
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