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A Dog's Roof 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Ray Jardine, May 1977
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Submitted By: Brad G on Jul 17, 2009
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Description 

This is a short but super high quality roof crack. The crux is twenty feet of super overhanging ring locks. If it where longer is would be a super classic but even still it's very enjoyable.


Location 

On the right side of the Wawona tunnel (coming out). Just follow the cliff downhill for about 200 feet.


Protection 

Grey and purple camalots



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Very Steep Indeed
Very Steep Indeed
Shot from when we tried it for a few days back a few years ago. Sh*t is stout!!!
Shot from when we tried it for a few days back a f...
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By Russ Walling
From: www.FishProducts.com
Nov 17, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a

FA was Ray Jardine, and I think the complete name is A Dogs Roof. Fa was done in 5/77 according to the yellow Meyers guide.

By Brock
From: Pueblo
Jan 13, 2012

I read somewhere that Jardine actually called the route "Dog's Woof". Just a little trivia lesson