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Pale Young Eels 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Mathias Holladay
Season: summer and early fall
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Submitted By: Charnie on Aug 8, 2010

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Description 

Start the climb just about in the center of the cliff directly below two red pieces of webbing at the top. climb over nose then wedge your way over a overhang to a dirty ledge, then srtaight ip the face with little pincher holds.


Protection 

has fixed bolts and anchors at top. Could use some small nuts in the beginning.



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By smassey
From: CO
Jul 7, 2009

Excellent route that now sports 3/8 SS in place of the second fp, a 1 1/2" LA. Some feel the start to be harder than 8+ (probably closer to 10b). 5 bolts total. Yellow Metolius helpful near the top.

By laurichj
Oct 12, 2009

Anchor is a bolt and a fp no chain/webbing/etc.

By smassey
From: CO
Mar 1, 2010

apparently some cheap bastard has stolen my slings and rings. one can top out and sling the cluster of bushes to TR from, but it's kinda dirty.

By smassey
From: CO
Jun 22, 2010

6/22/10. there are slings and rings. The anchor is not currently set up well enough to put chains on, so these will have to do until the anchor gets updated. This is the 10th route from left, and 4th from right. It is the most obvious as the trail arrives at the crag.

By Mike Lambino
From: Jasper, Ga
May 4, 2013
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

Start is the crux but the run out between second and third bolt is the head. First west coast sport route for me. Thanks for the good time WWU peeps.

By Andy Walbon
From: Bellingham,WA
Jul 8, 2013

You can place a BD .75 between the 3rd and 4th bolt.