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The Whistle Pig
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Dr. Julius Strangepork, Pigs in Space TR 
Gus S,TR 
Maken Bacon S,TR 
Phil S,TR 


YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b

Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Mike Sheridan
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Submitted By: Furthermore on May 28, 2013

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Nenna on TR on 5.6 Gus.

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This is the left bolted line on the west face of the Whistle Pig. It is short and sweet; good for a beginner leader.

A TR can be setup by climbing the northeast face.


4 bolts lead to a 2 bolt anchor.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Aryn leading Gus.
Aryn leading Gus.
Rock Climbing Photo: Gus.
Rock Climbing Photo: The left bolted line is Gus.
BETA PHOTO: The left bolted line is Gus.
Rock Climbing Photo: Rappelling down Gus.
Rappelling down Gus.

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By John Layko Torkleson
Aug 14, 2013
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

A tad easier than Phil.
By Matt Pierce
From: Denver, CO
Aug 26, 2013

Agree with John - a tad easier because of Phil's start. There's a nasty, hand-sized rock right under the roof that's really loose, but we couldn't quite pull....
By Tyson Ferryman
From: Bailey, CO
Jun 1, 2014

That fist-sized rock is now gone, along with some other junk. There is more that needs removed. Watch what your use around the second bolt, there is still some choss....
By David Oyler
Sep 14, 2015
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Definitely easier than Phil, but I thought Phil was more fun.

I agree, a good beginner lead.

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