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Tied to the Whipping Post 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Russell Hooper and Tony Wilson
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Submitted By: adampeters on Jan 23, 2007

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Andrew Tower sending Whipping Post; Nov. 2006.

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  • Description 

    Climb moderate terrain to the first bolt and then move up through a series of crimps and a couple underclings with technical footwork (crux) to reach the second bolt. Move up to the alcove and rest, the final 35 feet of this climb is some of the best rock in the refuge.


    This route is just right of Rap bolters and climbs the prominent black water streak up the main wall.


    6 or 7 QD's. Anchors and Chains at top.

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    By Marcus garcia
    From: Durango, Co.
    Jun 22, 2010

    A great route in a cool setting. Best down in the cool months.
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