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Yellow Jacket 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.6 French: 4c Ewbanks: 14 UIAA: V ZA: 12 British: S 4b [details]
FA: Mark and Debbie Lassiter 1988
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Submitted By: scott/\cox on May 20, 2012

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BETA PHOTO: Copy of photo indicating loose block on Yellow Jac...

Description 

It starts just to the right of Black Pig. 2 hand craks run 15'. Then you climb behind a horn to nice holds all the way. very fun

Location 

Lost Wall

Protection 

light rack, #1 and a #2 c4s, and sling the horn with a 4' sling. Use tree at the top to rap.


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Rohan on Yellow Jacket
Rohan on Yellow Jacket
the horn is fun
the horn is fun
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Yellow Jacket
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By Chuck Parks
From: Atlanta, GA
Apr 5, 2015

The very large refrigerator-sized block between the two wide cracks at the start of this climb is teetering. It seems to be pretty well established on the ledge, so I don't think there's any danger of it coming down. But it does rock back and forth if you're standing on top of it, so placing protection behind it is inadvisable.

Copy of photo indicating loose block on Yellow Jac...
Copy of photo indicating loose block on Yellow Jacket.
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