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Giant 

YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Brian Burdo 1994
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Submitted By: Luke Stefurak on Feb 18, 2006

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There is a terrific rest right before the last har...

Description 

Start in the back right corner of the cave. Go up the verical right wall on big holds until you hit the roof. Clip the first roof draw and take a little rest. When your ready shoot left on a long shelf. Either campus across or toe hook up where your hands are. You can also easily nab a few heel toe cams when you need to clip. Finish the traverse and then make one big move up and then you are clipping the anchors.

Protection 

Bolted with chains at the anchor. Due to the steep and traversing nature of the route you have to have someone climb it to clean it.


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The first bolt is about 20 ft up but on very easy ...
BETA PHOTO: The first bolt is about 20 ft up but on very easy ...
This is right after the second bolt. The next two ...
BETA PHOTO: This is right after the second bolt. The next two ...
climbing Giant on a wet spring Saturday
climbing Giant on a wet spring Saturday

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By Jesse James
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Oct 24, 2006
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

You can continue past the first anchor to a second anchor about 20 feet higher. This is called Mr. Big (5.12-).
By Ed Sewall
Oct 22, 2011

Brian Burdo did the bolting and FA of this @ 1994.
By geoff georges
From: Seattle, Wa.
Nov 3, 2014

Other interesting history to add to description: this was the first route equipped at X38 by Bryan, and the first in general.