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Pigsty 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Rich Gottlieb, Richard Tyrell - 1979
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Submitted By: saxfiend on Jan 7, 2007

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Pigsty at Jamestown...in the summer.

Description 

This underrated Rich Gottlieb line is a really excellent moderate. It includes some interesting choices to make on route finding, and a big crack near the top that's harder than it looks.

Start on some slabby face climbing with sparse pro, moving up to a bulge/shallow roof. Surmount the bulge and continue up to a fairly wide crack (fist or wider); climb through the crack and on to the top.

Location 

A short distance left of Yum Yum Tree; watch for a wide blackened crack near the top of the cliff.

Protection 

A standard rack including a good range of cams up to 4" for the crack up high. Bolted anchors.


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Pigsty, 5.8, Jamestown, AL.
Pigsty, 5.8, Jamestown, AL.

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