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Twist and Shout 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Don Garrett, Ron Vardanega 1976 or 77
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Submitted By: bob branscomb on Feb 9, 2009
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Description 

The classic badass Mosquito Pump. Led by Don Garrett in 1976 or 77 with hexentrics. The must do route here. Goes from fingers to hands to fist to small off-width in forty feet.


Location 

The awesome straight in and up crack directly beneath the bridge.


Protection 

Cams to 4 or 5"



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Reluctant Elevator Corner. Click for high-res version. <br /> <br />(1) Reluctant Elevator (5.10+), <br />(2) Rhino You Don't (5.11+), <br />(3) Separation Anxiety (5.12+), <br />(4) Twist and Shout (5.10c)
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By Ryan Nevius
From: The Range of Light
Dec 16, 2013
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b

I found a couple of #3 Camalots adequate for the last half of the climb. A #5 is unnecessary. Short but sustained (oxymoron?) fist jamming exercise.