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Northwest Chimney 

YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c R

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c [details]
FA: unknown
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Jul 8, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: "Northwest Chimney", climbs the obvious ...


A long, easy, unprotected chimney leads up and right to a 15’ long, crux face section.


This is at the left end of the southwest face of Outhouse Rock. It's a very obvious low-angle, right-slanting chimney.


one bolt and gear to 3-4"

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Rock Climbing Photo: Northwest Chimney (5.4), Joshua Tree NP
Northwest Chimney (5.4), Joshua Tree NP

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By Tim Camuti
From: Placerville, CA
May 9, 2010

A tremendous route to practice unprotected runout chimney climbing. So secure in a wide chimney you don't need protection, great practice for more committing chimneys.

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