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Pieces of Eight 

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

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: percious on Mar 2, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Pieces of Eight


Crack to the right of the Boulder cave. Start up the detached block to the overhanging crack. Continue up healthy hand jams to an easily layback. Climb the middle of the upper face with small protection and top out.


Standard trad rack'll do.

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By CTdave
From: Victor, Id.
Aug 18, 2013
rating: 5.9- 5c 17 VI 16 HVS 4c

I thought this was a 5.9 route. The slight overhanging crack through the beginning is pumpy! And the crimps and slopers up top need some thought also especially since that face is hard to protect.
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