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Cottontail 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Jason D. Martin on Jan 1, 2005

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Description 

Jake Burkey told me about this route some time ago. I believe that he and a friend first climbed it in 1997 or 1998.

This route can be found on the left side of the small tower described in the piece on "Don't Touch that in Front of Grandma." The route can be found on Jackrabbit Buttress directly across from "Olive Oil."

The route works its way up a chimney to the top of the "Cottontail Tower." Burkey claimed that the route continued for another pitch, but we only went to the top of the tower.

Protection 

Standard Red Rock rack.


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By rockratrei
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 20, 2005

This is Jake's friend on the first ascent. It goes for another pitch. rockratrei
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