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First Pitch 

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

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Pat Callis, Charlie and Paul Raymond, October, 1966
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jan 24, 2006

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This route follows a short, left-facing corner. The climbing is largely awkward finger jamming on excellent rock. Rappel from the ledge at the end of the climb.


Standard rack.

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By Merritt King
From: Long Beach, Ca
May 18, 2015

Rock Climbing Photo: from the top of "First Pitch", far left ...
from the top of "First Pitch", far left on No Go Ledge

Thought we were on Sundance which is FAR left of this route. Crack is somewhat flared and takes smaller gear > 0.5.

CAUTION!!! About 20' from the top there is a very large lose thin block inside the crack. Its right near the crux and its the first "jug" you can really go for....but please don't. This block will come out if you pull on it!!

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