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Thriller Pillar 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Sport, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Ed Mosshart, Andy Fitz January, 1989
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Submitted By: Noah D on Jun 28, 2011

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Calvin on lead, just after the first bolt.

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Fun, balancy moves up the face to an overhang crux where great holds appear and keep it 5.9.


On the pillar just left of the Orange Sunshine split thin cracks on the far right side of the wall.


QDs. Chains on top.

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By JimM
Oct 9, 2011

FA: Ed Mosshart, Andy Fitz January, 1989
By brent42allen
Nov 13, 2013
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

There is a good mix of climbing technique and climbing styles you encounter on this moderate sport climb. Hone your crimpy slab technique, arete climbing, vertical face, and mini-roof styling in one run. I really enjoyed getting onto this 5.9+ for that reason alone. Watch out for Rattlesnakes on the approach and near the walls if you're going during the warm months. . They mostly stayed away from us.
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