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Oddy's Crack of Horror 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: August 2010, Tom Lane & Jay Harrison
New Route: Yes
Season: May - Oct.
Page Views: 641
Submitted By: Jay Harrison on Sep 18, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Jaysen Henderson leads Oddy's Crack of Horror

Description 

A tricky shift left 20' up leads to a deliciously thin tips crack and crux. Enjoy.
This route takes bomber gear, if you can hang on to place it. And be careful not to block those jammies!

Location 

100' right of Peney's, at a wide, flat spot in the trail, below the obvious thin crack in the steep wall.

Protection 

#1 & #2 Camalots low, then small cams and stoppers and/or tricams.


Photos of Oddy's Crack of Horror Slideshow Add Photo
Keith Meister at the tricky left shift move.
Keith Meister at the tricky left shift move.
Paul Roberts on the head point attempt, right belo...
Paul Roberts on the head point attempt, right belo...
Mitch Hoffman onsighting spendidly.
Mitch Hoffman onsighting spendidly.
Climb in full view
Climb in full view
Tom Lane on the FA.
Tom Lane on the FA.

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By Jaysen Henderson
From: Bronx NY
Mar 30, 2011
rating: 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

LOVE this route, could e one of the most classic lines on the mountain. The climbing i fun and interesting with 2 pleasant cruxes, the second being on the slopey topout. But best of all is that the pro is SOLID, bring 2 bd #1's and they slot in perfect before the first and second crux. not an easy climb by any means.
By Nick Weinberg
From: Essex, NY
Aug 6, 2014

This is a gem of a little pitch. Great on your way out when you want just a little more climbing. Awesome finger crack. Great gear everywhere.
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