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Midsummer's Dome SSW 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, Alpine, 6 pitches, 800', Grade III
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Will Copeland on Aug 23, 2009

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Midsummer Dome is on the right-ish, and Ambush pea...

Description 

Located in Desolation Canyon, 1 mile east of pyramid peak. EASY WALK OFF THE N SIDE! great climbs on the S side with several ledges. Great granite climbing!

Protection 

full set of nuts (4-13), full set of tcu's (1-4), wild country friends (doubles on 1 and 2), full set of BD cams (.5-3, doubles on .5 and .75), slings, biners, etc.


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on the 5th belay looking at ambush peak
on the 5th belay looking at ambush peak
A profile of Midsummer Dome from Gash Peak's Golden Dihedral
A profile of Midsummer Dome from Gash Peak's Golde...

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By J. Albers
From: Colorado
Mar 3, 2010

There is no way that this is a grade V....I think you meant grade III. Also, a bit of a description would be nice.