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Hangtown T,TR 
Hermit Crack T 
Mr. Mustard T,TR 
Scratchin' for Gold T,TR 
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Susan Forever T 
Twist and Shout T 
White Water Traverse 

Twist and Shout 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 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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Bridge Cracks Area free routes. Click photo for high-res version. <br /> <br />(1) Twist and Shout (5.10c), <br />(2) Hermit Crack (5.10b), <br />(3) Susan Forever (5.11-), <br />(4) Straight Lines (5.11), <br />(5) Bushwhacker (5.9+), <br />(6) Talk is Cheap (5.11), <br />(7) Butterfly Ballot (5.10), <br />(8) Hanging Garden (5.7+), <br />(9) Four Legged Voter from Florida (5.10b), <br />(10) Mr. Mustard (5.10) <br /> <br />All routes have bolted anchors, but some may need to be replaced.
BETA PHOTO: Bridge Cracks Area free routes. Click photo for hi...
Twist and Shout
BETA PHOTO: Twist and Shout

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By Ryan Nevius
From: The Range of Light
Dec 16, 2013
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 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.