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Monkey Business S 
Monkey Fist T 
Monkey Trick T,S 
Nairobi S 
Nit Picking T 
Opposable Thumbs Required S 
Oranguterror S 
Pygmy S 
Restless Natives S 
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi T,S 
Rudyard Kipling T 
Shere Khan T,S 
Star of Astoroth T,S 
Stross vs. Kipling T 
Tyger, Tyger, Burning Bright. S 
Upton Sinclair T 
Welcome to the Jungle S 
Your Bones Will Crack T 

Pygmy 

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

   
Type:  Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Phyllis Suggett
New Route: Yes
Season: May through October
Page Views: 345
Submitted By: Roy Suggett on Jun 23, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Yellow is easy Red is 10+

Description 

A short, two bolt face to chains. Good warm up or beginner climb. The face moves are much harder and you clip with a right hand. The crack is somewhat interesting and you clip with the left.

Location 

In the Lower Jungle to the right of "Homo cragus" and about mid way through the Lower Jungle. This is the last route on the short cliff, a.k.a. "The Pygmy Wall." Easy to find because it is so short...set up to teach kids how to lead.

Protection 

Quick draws to chains.


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By Roy Suggett
Aug 19, 2011

This route is a good place to train someone to lead and clip correctly.