Pardon me, but is this your WIDE?

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Mungeclimber

Trad climber
sorry, just posting out loud.
Topic Author's Original Post - Dec 22, 2011 - 12:36am PT


Uber!
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
sorry, just posting out loud.
Topic Author's Reply - Dec 22, 2011 - 01:39am PT
y yes, it is.
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Dec 22, 2011 - 01:40am PT
a penny for your thoughts!
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
sorry, just posting out loud.
Topic Author's Reply - Dec 22, 2011 - 01:47am PT
want to go back
Jaybro

Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Dec 22, 2011 - 02:09am PT
I dunno, copper....
Is this your bar of soap?
scuffy b

climber
heading slowly NNW
Dec 22, 2011 - 12:19pm PT
It's the off width crack with optional training wheels!!

That thing is great.
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Jul 10, 2013 - 02:50am PT
a-less-loved-classic-wide-bump
Mungeclimber

Trad climber
Nothing creative to say
Topic Author's Reply - Jul 10, 2013 - 02:54am PT
WOOT!
donini

Trad climber
Ouray, Colorado
Jul 10, 2013 - 10:21am PT
Is that the flake just left of Five and Dime? If so, there is a small crack inside that allows easy progress until you get a perfect heel/toe.
Ed Hartouni

Trad climber
Livermore, CA
Jul 10, 2013 - 10:58am PT
thus the training wheels that scuffy_b referred to...

Copper Penny 5.10a, typical of many offwidths, the technical crux is at the thin moves (well protected) entering the wide section, which is straight forward, though not protected (a #5 doesn't go very far)

scuffy b

climber
heading slowly NNW
Jul 10, 2013 - 11:51am PT
If you ignore (or don't notice) the big rail inside the OW, then the crux
becomes the OW, with a stout section where you lose the fist jam but cannot
get a knee in the crack. Probably 5.10c.
Jaybro

Social climber
Wolf City, Wyoming
Jul 10, 2013 - 04:02pm PT
An eliminte problem for more value!
scuffy b

climber
heading slowly NNW
Jul 10, 2013 - 04:50pm PT
As it happens, I was unaware of that handrail when I led it.
I was belaying from the top of the flake.
What a surprise to see Ed and Gary grab that thing!
S.Leeper

Social climber
somewhere that doesnt have anything over 90'
Jul 10, 2013 - 08:51pm PT
looks like fun!
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