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Ride the Woody 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Rick Shull on Sep 27, 2007

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Paparazzi photo of this route's namesake hold (Res...

Description 

Ride The Woody is a fun, pumpy route with spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean. This route follows pockets and incuts up a steep, exposed, overhanging wall. No particular move is very hard, but hang out too long, and the pump can creep up on you.

Location 

Ride The Woody is the third bolt line when viewing the Main Wall from left to right.

Protection 

6 bolts, 2 bolt anchor.


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By C Miller
Administrator
Oct 1, 2007
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

Another good warm-up for the harder routes on the wall.
By Matthias Holladay
From: Durango, Colorado
Nov 26, 2007

When we did the FA of this one and Humboldt Current, there was indeed, a rock protruding from the pockets in the shape of a phallus, hence the name. It was a great hold! I think this geological formation has since been broken off.
By Rick Shull
Administrator
From: Arcata, CA & Dyer,NV
Jun 22, 2008

Matthias, check out the photo. The woody lives. It also looks like someone recently replaced the third bolt with a fresh stainless 5 piece.
By Taylor Morrow
Oct 13, 2014

unfortunately during the recent rebolting effort the woody broke off. which is probably good since, although its rad, could have hurt a belayer.
By Lurker
Oct 27, 2014

New titanium glue-in bolts thanks to the ASCA. Hard work courtesy of Taylor, Dennis, and Tom.
By Lurker
Apr 13, 2015

Ride The Woody now has its own anchors. At the second-to-last bolt, head straight up via a new bolt to anchors, rather than cutting left to the Humboldt Current anchors. Please consider using the new anchors, especially if someone is on Humboldt Current, to avoid clusterf**king the Humboldt Current anchors.
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