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Adventures in 3D T 
Diagonal T 
Freedom T 
Lancelot Link/ Secret Chimp T 
Missing Link T 
No Mans Land T 
Pro Choice T 
Rapid Transit T 
Repulsion T 
Saigons, The T 
Standard Route T 
Thin Air T 
Thinner T 
Toe Crack T 
Turner's Flake T 
Windfall T 
Worm Drive S 


YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Tom Callaghan and haydie4/21/87
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Feb 15, 2007

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Start on the right-leaning ramp as for Freedom and break left up to a mantel passed two pins.... Straight up to the overlap using the undercling and some tiny crimps mantel through the crux....
Continue up the face 5.8R to a bolt...after the bolt, it's 5.8 climbing with some fixed pro to the anchor....

Finish up Missing Link for a consistent 5.10a of high quality....


The next route left of Freedom...Look for an undercling in the overlap....


Mostly fixed pins and bolts, but a #1 Camalot helps at the crux overlap...You may want to bring a small rack to supplement the fixed gear....

Photos of Windfall Slideshow Add Photo
Jeremy looking up at the crux overlap
Jeremy looking up at the crux overlap
Kevin following me on windfall
Kevin following me on windfall
jeremy on windfall
jeremy on windfall
one last jeremy pic
one last jeremy pic

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By john strand
From: southern colo
Jun 12, 2008

Try the direct start- Capitol Gains 11d/V3 no gear but can be Tr from the 2 initial pins

By Gabe13
From: Eaton Center, New Hampshire
Jun 2, 2009

It is possible to get a small cam on the left after pulling the roof. At the fragile flake, a pink tricam provides some peace of mind before you bust the mantle. I find that stepping left after the bolt makes the finish more entertaining.
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