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YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Glenn Ritter
Season: Spring / Fall / Winter
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Submitted By: Jason Young on Nov 10, 2012

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Description 

Although the bottom part of this route is steep for a 5.9 (perhaps not for the Obed), it involved climbing on friendly jugs, and I felt that the crux of the route was pulling out and over the small roof/dihedral at the top of the route. The Kelly Brown guidebook shows the route exiting left onto the face well before the roof though.

Location 

This route is located a couple of hundred yards past the left end of the Tieranny Wall.

Protection 

Six bolts to large cold-shut anchors.


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By chummer
Nov 21, 2012

Funny little island person.
By TJ Souther
From: Brevard, NC
Dec 2, 2013

The shuts on this route are very worn and rusty, be careful rapping the route after climbing it.