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Flakes Away 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a

   
Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: Garrett Soper on Aug 15, 2009
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Description 

Climb straight up the face a few feet left of Happy Hunting Grounds.


Location 

The face between Happy Hunting Grounds and Double Hernia.


Protection 

TR



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By Tradoholic
Sep 20, 2010

I Tr'd this once hoping for a good 5.12 to headpoint. I found that the good holds tended to lead off to the sides and onto the other routes making forced 5.12 climbing.

By Tony Brengosz
Mar 17, 2012

I thought the climbing on this was pretty good, especially higher up. You're right though, the good holds tend to lead off to the sides, at least at the crux. Anybody know how close you can get to HHG and still be on route?

By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Jul 19, 2012
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a

Good little face climb. It's kind of squeezed in there, but the climbing is really fun. Typical thin and hard DL style pulling.