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Chips Ahoy 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 250'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: 1986 Mike Ward, Paul Van Betten
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Submitted By: Christine Gal on Jan 12, 2009

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first pitch is 100' rated 5.8 - 2 bolts with an anchor below the roof
second pitch is 150' rated 5.9


Same start as Tuna Cookies

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By Nathan Marsh
From: st. george utah
Jan 21, 2013
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a R

some feedback after climbing this. First pitch very runout. it was very very easy, but was heady because of the runout. there is one bolt before the anchors, i was able to place two pieces of gear as well. the second pitch goes straight up to the roof to a single bolt. the only tough move is the roof. goes 5.9, the the rest of the route is 5.5ish. i thought the 1st pitch was fun and great to setup on TR for other to climb. second pitch in my mind, not worth the one fun move on the roof.
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