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I've Got Skills 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Bob D'Antonio, T. Perkins, 1992
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Submitted By: Richard M. Wright on Jan 31, 2002

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Description 

The Left side of OW has a huge boulder that provides access to a couple of routes on the left. Skills is the second or third of these. My notes from 1998 indicate a funky first clip followed by powerful steep climbing on excellent stone. A nasty little note suggests that I should get my tail back up here and get a clean red point ("straightforward, just pumpy. Do it."). Bob also has a pair of more moderate routes on the right side of OW that were terrific as well. As I recall Skills seemed pretty long and did not offer much rest.

Protection 

Eight to ten draws and a rope.


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By dbyte
From: Carbondale, CO
Aug 25, 2008

Believe the description. THIN crux just above midway, then little rest afterward. Great line, solid for the grade.