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Helen's Dome
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L to R R to L Alpha
A Nice Top Rope TR 
AWOL (aka Moss Toss) T 
Beam Me Up, Scotty T 
Borderline Boulevard  T 
Brave Cowboy T 
Buffalo Soldier T,S 
Buffalo Tears T 
Electric Koolaid Acid Test  T 
Face Value T 
Fool's Gold T,S 
Fractured Fairytales S 
Gettin' the Groove S 
On the Bus T 
Pebble Beach T,TR 
Spree T,S 
Sticks 'n' Stones T 
Unknown on South Face T 
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Buffalo Tears 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 300', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ken Trout and Robby Baker, 1983
Season: West Facing
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Submitted By: Ken Trout on Jun 29, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The Buffalo Tears topo from my book.

Description 

The line is the major black water-streak up Helen's Dome's vertical axis of symmetry. The crux is tip-toeing across and up the streak. It is almost Tuolumne good rock.

Protection 

We used small stuff, too.


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