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The Piss Ant 

YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a/b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Gunkswest on Jul 12, 2011

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Description 

Start about 50 feet right of When Joey Comes Marching Home at a golden slab with a bolt. Climb the slab up and slightly left to a steeper corner with two bolts. Go up and left through the corner onto a slab. Climb a short left leaning crack above to reach the upper bulge. Step right and pull through the final bulge at a bolt to reach a chain anchor.

Location 

This route is located about 50 feet to the right of When Joey Comes Marching Home (listed here as "Joey's"). There is a golden slab with a bolt at the start of this climb.

Protection 

Roughly 4 bolts, standard rack


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By gen-eva
Sep 9, 2012

This route is listed as 'The Piss Ant' .10b in John Jackson's "Locals Guide to Rock Climbs of N. Tahoe".

We did it today and it was lots of fun! (Watch for the hornets...)