Fingers in a Light Socket

This route is located in the Middle Gorge Region at Hen's Nest

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Astro Flex 5.10a (Trad) ***

First Ascent: Grant Stephens, Martin Hackworth in 1984
Length: 40ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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Walk about 35 feet right of Masters of the Universe and look for a crack that starts as a wide, flaring crack with a fingercrack in the back of it. Climb this crack to a ledge with some anchors.
Moves: Hands
Descent: Rap anchors
Stays Dry: Light rain
Owner: NFS
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Submitted by: caribe
Date: Apr 3rd, 2017

Submitted by: Myke Dronez
Date: Oct 20th, 2008

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ray said on January 10th, 2003
Beware of stepping on or grabbing the loose block in the crack about three feet from the ledge.
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Myke Dronez said on October 20th, 2008
climbs like a hot date with schizophrenia
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caribe said on June 17th, 2012
If only this were 2x as long. . . wow great movement!!
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Smiles said on September 21st, 2015
Every move is different... It's a wide crack.. no it's a hand crack, no it's a finger crack... no wrong again. It's a face climb.