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U3 

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

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Dan Petty on Sep 16, 2011

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Adrian sending U3 - pic by Jessie LaFleur

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Description 

Climb in a stem box featuring a wide left crack and a finger-sized right crack. Stem, chimney, and jam up to a short constriction after which both cracks become hand sized.

Protection 

Gear to 4" if protecting left crack. Right crack takes gear in the .3"-2" range. Bolted anchors.


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By Brett Yost
From: Bend, Oregon
Mar 2, 2015
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a

The right crack only variation was led at mid 5.11 circa fall 2003. Slightly contrived but great climbing.
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