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Tangled Up and Blue 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- British: VS 4c [details]
FA: Rod Swartz, Ken Orr, Paul Gibel, 1998
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Submitted By: Dana Bartlett on Oct 13, 2009
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Description 

Climb the short crack to a ledge. Follow the right-facing chimney (crux) to a corner that ends at a roof. Around the roof on the right and belay at a good ledge with a good rap anchor. 80 feet, 5.8-


Location 

Just right of the huge corner of Simple Suff; or, when the approach trail meets the Slime Wall, walk left about 250 feet to where the trail drops down sharply. The crack starts on a small ledge about 8-10 feet up; the chimney is obvious.


Protection 

Standard 'Gunks rack



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By JSH
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Oct 13, 2009

We both ended up doing a fair amount of face climbing to the right of the chimney, where it was bombay.

Fun enough route - watch for loose stuff.

By BrianRH
Jun 6, 2011

This is a nicer climb than it promises from the ground. It's relatively casual 5.8. We rapped after the first pitch.