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Birthday Rocks
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L to R R to L Alpha
Birthday Boulder TR 
Birthday Chimney T,TR 
Birthday Crack T,TR 
Bowing to the Undercling T,TR 
Caesarian Tower T,TR 
Caesarian West Face TR 
Chester's Chimney T,TR 
Doublemint T,TR 
Flux Capacitor Crack T,TR 
Flying Delorean T,TR 
Great White Hope T,TR 
Horner's Corner T,TR 
Left Twin, The T,TR 
Mitzvah T,TR 
Phallacy of Symbolism, The TR 
Right Twin, The T,TR 

Chester's Chimney 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Many who've passed before
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Feb 14, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Chester's Chimney

Description 

Chester's Chimney is an offwidth chimney about 25 ft tall near the northwest (lower) end of the Birthday Rocks formation. It isn't listed in Swartlig's book, but it is a decent climb for practicing offwidth (not much of this at Devil's Lake). To climb, scrape your way up by any means possible. To make it a true offwidth you should avoid using any holds on the face.


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By Andy Hansen
From: Longmont, Colorado
Sep 28, 2010

This route is listed in his book- but it is not numbered. It's in the 3rd Edition.