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Winter Wine 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b R

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Jonny Woodward and Randy Vogel - Nov 1982
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Submitted By: M.Morley on Oct 19, 2002
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Start as for Gem, but move right along the quartz dike for 12' and past a 3' THIN crack (RP's here). Continue another 8' of awkward face climbing with no pro to join a splitter hand crack. Descend as for Gem.


I toproped this one using a few cams (.5, .75, 3?). If leading, be sure to include RPs to protect a short thin crack section.

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Jeff Crow uncorks the robust Winter Wine. Photo: Mike Morley
Jeff Crow uncorks the robust Winter Wine. Photo: M...
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By Adam Stackhouse
Mar 22, 2010
rating: 5.10 6b 20 VII- E2 5b R

Toproped this climb years ago, and remember it to be good fun.

By Chris Owen
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Jan 7, 2012

Would double ropes and a piece high in Gem be considered cheating? Just asking..