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The Return of Chris Snyder 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: porter jarrard, mike norman, 1992.
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Submitted By: max seigal on Sep 5, 2007

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Pulling over the roof above the flake and into the...

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Description 

begin on a short flake up to a roof, then through the roof then climb about 65 more feet on pockets.

Location 

walk past the wet amplitheater, around a corner to a bolted line on the left of a crack below a massive pocketed face.

Protection 

11 bolts, 2 bolt anchor


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Matt Kuehl coming out of the bathang rest.
Matt Kuehl coming out of the bathang rest.
Pulling the first ledge of Chris Snyder.  The hold can get saturated with water here so it may be beneficial to look for some higher holds.
Pulling the first ledge of Chris Snyder. The hold...

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By TravisMelin
From: Roanoke, VA La Crosse, WI
Nov 15, 2007

super classic, love the no hands rests, bat hanging etc....
By Curt MacNeill
From: Boulder, CO
Jan 14, 2012

This route is sooo sick that I stopped at Roadside Crag to use this as a warmup for climbs at other areas. This is jug hauling at it's best and the whip at the top should you choose to take it is fairly large(similar to Tuna Town) at the Lode. I hope roadside is opened next time I go back so I can do this route again!!!!