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Tim's Jam aka Zig Zag 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Tim Osborne 1968
Season: Summer, Spring, Fall
Page Views: 889
Submitted By: Rick Shull on Oct 24, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Tim's Jam on a misty, sea spray(high surf) day.

Description 

Tim's Jam is the very obvious zig zagging fist to offwidth crack on the east face of Wedding Rock. Walk off and down vista trail. This climb can be led or easily toproped. When visting the area in 1969 Royal Robbins made an early repeat of the route.


Location 

Obvious wide zig zag crack on the east(inland) side of Wedding Rock.


Protection 

Wide crack pro. Gear anchor.



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Tim's Crack first few moves. Easy at first but increasingly steep (to overhanging) with laybacks, fist jams and slopey jugs. Must have been a bold lead in 1970!
BETA PHOTO: Tim's Crack first few moves. Easy at first but inc...
Pulling through the crux on the Zig Zag Crack.
Pulling through the crux on the Zig Zag Crack.
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By Rodney Ley
Aug 15, 2010

Tim's Jam (or Crack) aka Zig Zag is a decidedly non-ocean type feature. Although not particularly high (20 meters +/-) it is an airy climb with wide-crack laybacking and thrashing. Photo shows the spot right below the crux.

Thoughtful moment as Sam ponders the crux on Tim's Crack.
Thoughtful moment as Sam ponders the crux on Tim's Crack.

By Matthias Holladay
From: Durango, Colorado
Jul 30, 2011

The base here is subject to severe erosion.