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Hammer Wall & The Keyhole
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Corner, The T,TR 
Darkest Hour T,TR 
Hammer Case T 
Hammer Crack T,TR 
Hammer Crack Variation T 
Hammer Master T,TR 
Hard Times T 
Insect Parts T,TR 
Keyhole Chimney T 
Meat Hammer TR 
Nonconformist T 
Prosperity TR 
Stettner's Overhang T,TR 
Sunken Slab TR 
Top Shelf TR 

Insect Parts 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, TR
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on Apr 4, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Sunken Slab (42), Prosperity (43), Insect Parts (4...

Description 

Insect Parts is located on the easternmost wall of the Major Mass. The climb starts at the ledge about 25 feet up. Access the start by climbing up to the first ledge of Sunken Slab or Prosperity. Follow the crack up the slanted rock, finishing on the upper section of Sunken Slab.

Protection 

Standard Rack


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By Tradoholic
Jul 25, 2011
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

I found that existing left is pretty good.
By Doug Hemken
Administrator
Oct 7, 2011

Nick, do you mean around the Keyhole to the left, or through the Keyhole to the left?

As I read Tom's description, it sounds like he is describing a route that starts on "Prosperity" or "Darkest Hour", then from the big shelf below the Keyhole, crosses over "Sunken Slab" and up to the right.
By Tradoholic
Oct 7, 2011
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

No, I don't think this route has anything to do with the keyhole. Doesn't it end as sunken slab does? I exited left where the dotted line ends in the pic.