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Chimney Route 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Alan Nelson on Apr 1, 2001
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BETA PHOTO: Chimney Route.
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Description 

The corner right of "This Bone's For You" starts out as a chimney, then pinches down to an offwidth / lieback / fist crack for the top half. At the top of the corner, reach left for the anchors. This is one of those "obvious" trad lines that was probably first climbed more than twenty years ago. It is a little more convenient now with the fixed anchors on the adjacent route.


Protection 

Medium to large gear to a two bolt anchor with rings (shared with "This Bone's For You").



Photos of Chimney Route Slideshow Add Photo
Yellow - This Bolt's For You. <br />Pink - Chillin' and Drillin'. <br />Maroon - This Bone's For You. <br />Blue - Chimney Route. <br />Light Blue - Hand Crack.
BETA PHOTO: Yellow - This Bolt's For You.
Pink - Chillin' and ...
Chimney Route is the crack in the corner on the left, Hand Crack has a climber on it, on the right.
BETA PHOTO: Chimney Route is the crack in the corner on the le...
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By aSteel
Jan 12, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b

Mostly 5.6 with a touch of 5.8 at the top. If you don't get Hanta virus in the chimney, the pigeons will get you higher up. Still worth a go if you're in the area with a gear rack. Left anchor bolt was loose as of 1/11/14.