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Mr. Potato Head (tower)
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Spindrift Route 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Paul Bucher, Gary Hilley, Taylor Bond, Drake Buckingham
New Route: Yes
Season: all
Page Views: 167
Submitted By: paul bucher on Mar 16, 2013

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looking east

Description 

the technical crux is probably the first 15 feet. wicked fun dirt pile with a cool tunnel thru a window. a little dirty. finger crack gradually widens. #4 or 5 camalot for the second crux.

Location 

starts up a finger/hand crack on the east side of the tower. single 70 rap to the deck from bolts and cord.

Protection 

standard desert rack. one (or two) #5 camalots. no stoppers needed.


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the crew up top
the crew up top
gettin it started
gettin it started
gary, taylor, and drake; looking at spindrift route
gary, taylor, and drake; looking at spin...
gary on the second
gary on the second
drake on the rap
drake on the rap
bondo bringing up third
bondo bringing up third
on the window
on the window

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