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Dead Varment 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Sayre, Lohner
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Submitted By: Jeremy Steck on Jul 20, 2009

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Description 

Interestingly enough, it smelled like something died near this route when we were climbing it but we never found the source of the smell. Start out by climbing up to a small overhang to reach the hand crack. Pull the small overhang using great jams to gain a stance (crux). From here, follow the crack to the top on easier terrain. There's great jugs and great stopper placements to the end.

Location 

As you approach the Sunkist wall, continue past the trail on the right that leads to the majority of the climbs. This is the obvious crack line that starts on the side of the road, just to the right of a sport route(sport route not listed in Cater Guide, 3rd edition).

Protection 

Standard rack. Gear and stoppers to 2". Shuts.


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By Jeffrey Gagliano
From: Pennsburg, PA
Jun 27, 2010

As of June 26th, 2010, the strange smell of a dead animal is still there!!!