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White Satin 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Jeff Thomas, Doug Phillips, 3/11/74
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Submitted By: JohnK on Jun 28, 2008

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Description 

Like Sky Chimney the upper pitches - especially the upper pitch - make ascending the grunt chimney first pitch worthwhile.


Location 

Begin the route by climbing the first pitch on the huge heart shaped rock that sits to the left of Asterisk Pass.


Protection 

Gear to 2.5 inches. Build your own anchors.



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Sufficient adrenaline can be found on the route if you take this variation. Extremely awkward move over the fin towards the left is coming up. Tough to protect, this climber has got some thinking to do!
Sufficient adrenaline can be found on the route if...
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By Jessica T
From: seattle, wa
Oct 29, 2013
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Warning about this route. Belay ledge on Pitch 2 and 1 can see significant and dangerous rockfall from people topping out on Sky Chimney. Be aware!!!