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L Crags (Sinister Slab Area)
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Dedication. 
Faith Hope and Clarity 
Just Dreams 
No Where To Run 
Persistence.  
Return of the Crocks 
Seduction of Stone 
Sinister Slab 
Slabtastic 
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Slabtastic 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 4 pitches, 680', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8+ French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Paul Ross Steve Rydalch Patrick Moe. March 8th 2009
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Mar 9, 2009
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Patrick starting the Third pitch

Description 

Starts about 50' to the right of Just Dreams below a flake at about 40' up.
P1)Climb to the left side of the flake and follow three bolts to double anchors at the foot of a low angle groove. (Same belay as Just Dreams)140'5.6R.
P2)Move up to the right up very easy rock via yellow slab to double anchors below the impressive steep slab to the right of Just Dreams groove.240'5.3.
P3) A fine classic pitch on excellent rock.From the belay go straight up and follow 4/5 bolts to double anchors below a clean shallow groove.200' 5.8+R.
P4)Follow groove and the fine slab above straight up to double anchors.150' 5.4R,no pro.

Descent:- Rap the Route. From just above the top anchors one can 4th class about 700' up to a nice summit and more great views.


Location 

Hike from about 1/4 mile away FROM the Entrance to Three Fingers Canyon north for about 20 mins . See Beta Photo. The lines of the climbs are approximate


Protection 

Quick draws. Two 60m ropes



Photos of Slabtastic Slideshow Add Photo
A)Return of The Crocks.630'5.8R B)Faith Hope and Clarity.750'5.8R. C)Just Dreams.800'5.9R.D) Slabtastic.680'5.8+R E)Sinister Slab.1210'5.7R
BETA PHOTO: A)Return of The Crocks.630'5.8R B)Faith Hope and C...
Paul on first pitch.
Paul on first pitch.
Steve following the Forth pitch
Steve following the Forth pitch
Pitch one
Pitch one
Higher on third pitch
Higher on third pitch
Shows the easy pitch two to the belay of third pitch. Photo taken on the descent.
Shows the easy pitch two to the belay of third pit...
Partick on third pitch
Partick on third pitch
Paul starting the long third pitch  Excellent sustained climbing.
Paul starting the long third pitch Excellent sust...
Steve and Patrick on belay top of Third pitch
Steve and Patrick on belay top of Third pitch
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By Patrick Moe
Mar 10, 2009

Great slab, great rock, great climb!