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Monosmear 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Brian Shelton, Stewart Green, and Brad Saren, October 2004
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Submitted By: Anna Moore on Jul 12, 2006

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Leading Monosmear.

Photo by Brian Rowe.

Description 

This is excellent, begin just right of Old'n. Smear up the right side of a smooth slab using cool finger pockets. Finish by working up left to Old 'n's anchors.

Location 

It is just to the right of Old'n on Quarry Wall.

Protection 

4 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor (last bolt and anchor are shared with Old 'n.


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Ryan and the namesake pockets on Monosmear.
Ryan and the namesake pockets on Monosmear.
Clipping on Monosmear. <br /> <br />Photo by Brian Rowe.
Clipping on Monosmear.

Photo by Brian Rowe.
Looking down Monosmear. I almost skipped that last clip, but given that I had already come off unexpectedly this day, I clipped it. A fall just prior to the anchors would be interesting.
Looking down Monosmear. I almost skipped that last...

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By Will Bluster
From: Elizabeth, CO
Apr 14, 2008

4ft slings highly recommended at the anchors.