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When Shrimp Learn to Whistle 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Javier L on Mar 29, 2011
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Description 

Easy climbing to the first bolt, then crimp your way through the sharp arete to a ledge with the first set of anchors.

The Kelley guide has Shrimp listed as 11b and the route continues on bolts out left through the steep face. I don't think the second part gets done often.


Location 

Right side of Amphitheater left of "Single Handed Sailor".


Protection 

4 bolts to the first set of anchors. Kelley Guide lists 10 total bolts to the second anchors.



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By Bill Webster
Sep 27, 2013

Its .11b. The upper part has nice new bolts and is actually good climbing. Don't bail low.