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The Whistling Wabash 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: JJ Schlick
New Route: Yes
Season: Spring, Summer, Fall
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Submitted By: JJ Schlick on Jul 22, 2012

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JJ Schlick setting up for the crux...

Description 

The "Wabash Line" is a mythical rail line that appears when a hobo needs it most, and can take them anywhere they want to go.... Hopefully to Sendtown.

Start to the left of Road Sister, and nimble your way through a thankfully short chossy section at the start. Check your holds. After that the rock and the climbing both get tremendously better as the wall gets steeper and steeper. A good long huck between big holds guards the final pull over the bulge, and if you are shorter this may be more of a full dyno. However, the jug over the lip is huge and solid. Enjoy the swing, and scamper up beautiful solid rails to the anchor.

Location 

Left of Road Sister

Protection 

7 bolts, 2 bolt fixed biner anchor.


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David on the top out of Whistling Wabash.
David on the top out of Whistling Wabash.
and into the crux.
and into the crux.
Moving out of the dihedral
Moving out of the dihedral

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