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October Country 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b [details]
FA: DLFA
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Submitted By: Tradoholic on Jul 31, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The rope follows October Country, go left at the b...

Description 

Big ol' crux to gain the slab! Climb the "down-sloping projections" with thin corner crack to gain the slab, then traverse left to a nice no hands ledge then up a small dihedral to the top.


Location 

15ft right of Wounded Knee.


Protection 

Small pro on the crack, ball-nuts or brassies are very helpful.



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Leading October Country.
Leading October Country.
According to the guidebook I would be finishing on "Laughing Sioux" 5.8. This variation gives a bit more value to "October Country" then finishing it straight up.
According to the guidebook I would be finishing on...
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By Alex A
Dec 11, 2009

Nick, this was first lead onsight Rich Goldstone, an old school Gunks climber in the mid 70's,