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Spinning Back Kick 

YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V British: S 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V British: S 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Steve Marr on Nov 9, 2006
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The Spinning Back Kick dihedral.
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Description 

The opening moves are pretty good climb the shallow dihedral to the top. Thin climbing (over small, marginal protection) leads to a set cracks separated by a small bulge. Continue up the good face above to the same large ledge shared by most of the climbs on the cliff. Be aware that there may be a little poison ivy in the cracks, but its easy to get around.


Location 

To the right of Pile Driver is a black water streak that ascends a corner behind a tree. This is the start of Spinning Back Kick.


Protection 

Standard rack, the crux protects with small gear. Anchor off trees.



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Cleaning Spinning Back Kick on rappel.
Cleaning Spinning Back Kick on rappel.
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