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Hermit Crack 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Don Garrett, late 1970s
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Submitted By: Ryan Nevius on Aug 23, 2013

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Description 

Handjams and liebacking with glassy feet lead to an alcove. From here, jam the left-hand crack to the top of the formation.

Location 

This diagonal crack starts just to the left of the West Alcove and trends left toward the bottom of the bridge.

Protection 

Pro to 3"


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By Ryan Nevius
From: The Range of Light
Aug 23, 2013

Steeper than it looks! The crux definitely comes near the alcove. The rest of the climb is very dirty. As of this date, the old bolts at the top of this climb are not the greatest.
By bob branscomb
From: Lander, WY
Sep 13, 2013

Another Don Garrett FA, on lead, in the late 1970s. We added the bolts later for top roping.