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Gorilla in Manilla 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jeremy Werlin, Jon Sedon, 2002
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Jeremy Werlin on May 9, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: Hidden Valley Wall, Obe Won Canobe area.

Description 

Jam, chimney, and worm your way up the straight-in wide crack. Pass a tough bulge on good fists, then inch your way up a strenuous, flared squeeze chimney (crux) to the belay ledge.

This is an fun, clean route with great jams down low and a bit of well-protected burliness up high.

Location 

Gorilla In Manilla is approximately 80 feet left (north) of Obe Won Canobe. Look for the wide splitter with a bulge 45' up, and chains at the top and just left.

Rappel with a single 60m.

Protection 

#0.4 to #4 Camalots, 2 - #3s.

2 bolts with chains at belay.


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By shane hickman
From: steamboat springs, CO
May 16, 2014

Gnarly ass route! The crux is well-protected and probably easier for smaller people.