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Four Eyes 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 350', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Ken Trout and Kirk Miller, 1974
Season: West Facing
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Submitted By: Ken Trout on Jun 29, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Four Eyes.

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Please click the photograph of my topo for beta.

We didn't name the route Four Eyes. That just showed up in the original guide, The Brown Book of Lies. We used four bolts.

Protection 

Bring a rack of wires and small cams, mainly for pitch one. I'd bring up to a #2 Camalot, just in case.

The original bolts were weak 1/4" Star Dryvins. I think Dave Dunblazer replaced some of them in the 1980s.


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Following the 1st pitch.  1999.
Following the 1st pitch. 1999.
Second pitch.
Second pitch.
Four Eyes Photo by MP contributor Matt Juth  Sorry...
BETA PHOTO: Four Eyes Photo by MP contributor Matt Juth Sorry...
Getting to the business on Pitch One. Getting into...
Getting to the business on Pitch One. Getting into...
Top of the 1st pitch.
Top of the 1st pitch.
Chuck Graves nears the top of the beautiful flake/...
Chuck Graves nears the top of the beautiful flake/...
Fran Bagenal, Four Eyes, 1993...yikes.
Fran Bagenal, Four Eyes, 1993...yikes.

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By David Kozak
Oct 14, 2011

The name Four Eyes derived from either Steve Spaar or myself after climbing the route in the late '70s.