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Rattle Can 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Chris Graham & Bob Ahearn
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Chris Graham on Aug 6, 2014

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Chris Graham passes the crux on Rattle Can

Description 

A steep start to a left trending groove/flake which provides a good clipping stance. Move past the first bolt (crux) on thin smears and edges to another reasonable stance. Make some tricky moves past the second bolt and continue on up the slab on increasingly easier terrain past two more bolts to a pine tree at 50'

Location 

This is the first climb you will come to on the Main Cliff. The route begins 8' to the right of Hallie Haley. Rap with one 60m rope from pine tree with slings.

Protection 

4 draws


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By chinos
Aug 10, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Went out and did this Friday, nice addition to the cliff. Another good 5.7ish climb!
By Chris Graham
From: Bartlett, NH
Aug 28, 2014

Hey thanks Chinos!!

I think it is a pretty good moderate for beginners and experienced alike. A bit more cleaning next time I am out there, but it climbs clean. 12 hours of scrubbing kidney lichen, moss, foam lichen and dirt...what a chore, but I think it will be a well traveled route once the word gets out that lost is a pretty fun destination with new gear!
By Robert Hall
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Nov 19, 2014
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Nice climb! Pretty continuous for a 50-60 ft climb! Thanks for the effort required to "bring this to life".
By Chris Graham
From: Bartlett, NH
Nov 20, 2014

Hey, thanks Rob!!!
Psyched you like it and are still getting after it so late in the season! I too am not ready to hang up the sticky shoes quite yet. :)