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Water Dog 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Paul Van Betten, Jay Smith, Paul Crawford 1987
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Submitted By: Dr. Evil on May 4, 2007
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Doug starting the chossy roof of Water Dog, 5.11c.

Description 

Start where two thin cracks lead up to a bulge. Follow the crack up the right side of the bulge and past a roof, up to fixed anchors.


Location 

This route is 10 feet left of Mercedes and 10 feet right of Mister Masters, where two thin cracks lead up to a bulge. This route climbs the right of the two cracks; Pit Bull takes the left crack.


Protection 

Up to a #3.5 friend.



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By Aaron S
Apr 2, 2008

The first 60' of this route climbs a fun 5.10 crack up to a mess of slings. The final 30 or so feet go up a steep chossy face that doesn't look the least bit appealing. This climb is probably done far too little due to the misleading rating and the fact that it climbs far better than it looks.

If you want another moderate crack after Mister Masters jump on this. The gear is pretty good; SR to a #2 camalot.

By Josh Audrey
From: LAS VEGAS
May 9, 2008

I agree with Aaron, this is the next step after mister masters.

By Charlie S
From: Ogden, UT
Mar 23, 2014

Fun, but chossy roof. Make sure your belayer isn't standing too close to the wall.