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MANcation 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Tradoholic on Jul 31, 2009
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Description 

Good moves all the way.


Location 

Above the east section of Red Nose Wall is this separate block with a few great routes. MANcation is the crack layback system on the left side of the front face.


Protection 

There's some!



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Great climb. <br />Photo: Rhoads
Great climb.
Photo: Rhoads
Mike Lohre finishing the "MANcation".
Mike Lohre finishing the "MANcation".
Nick Rhoads leading "Mancation" Red Nose Wall area West of the Quarry Rocks East Bluff Devils Lake 9-05-09.
Nick Rhoads leading "Mancation" Red Nose Wall area...
Nick Rhoads leading "Mancation" Red Nose Wall area West of the Quarry rocks East Bluff Devils Lake 9-05-09.
Nick Rhoads leading "Mancation" Red Nose Wall area...
Near the finish. <br />Photo: Rhoads
Near the finish.
Photo: Rhoads
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By Paul Jones
From: Madison, WI
Aug 21, 2009

Great route- have not done it this year yet. Nice and sustained

By Tradoholic
Sep 5, 2009

Led it today with small nuts in the crux, I used the sucker jug to place the crux pieces. Fun moves and you can bail left after the start for a nice 5.8 if you want a good warm up.

By Burt Lindquist
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From: Madison, WI
Sep 8, 2009

Hee Hee. The guide book rates this thing 5.8. I can easily say the guidebook is not even close.

By Tradoholic
Sep 8, 2009

Yea, I think the "5.8" comes from going left at the crux. Going left at the crux = Weak! Or...a nice warm up.

By Mr. Mix
From: Sauk City, WI
Apr 11, 2010
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c PG13

Great little route, I would have given it four stars if it was just a tad longer. This area is worth a visit, several quality fun routes, remote and quiet.