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Belly Flop T 
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Sand In My Shoes (aka Drill Dust) 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Lavon Weighall & Chuck Davis, October 1988
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Submitted By: Dave Cox on Oct 5, 2010

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Nice steep incuts get you past the first bolt. Grondfall potential to the second bolt. And some thin face moves past the third. A fun climb for sure, just be solid at the grade. Bolts were a tad dated.


On the far right of Castle Rock on a boulder that sits off the ground.


three bolts Gear to 3in. for the anchor.

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By M.Morley
From: Sacramento, CA
Jan 11, 2003

All 3 bolts on Sand In My Shoes were replaced April 2000.

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