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This route is located in the Lower Gorge Region at Pebble Beach

The Seam

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Welcome to Ole Kentuck 5.13a (Trad) *****

First Ascent: Steve Petro in 1995
Length: 40ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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Just to the right of Brontosaurus is this severe overhanging splitter finger crack that begins on a ledge 25 feet up. Climb the first part of Brontosaurus and traverse right on the ledge to reach the crack.
Formerly known as Nazi Bitch Crack and first ascended with aid by Cliff Cooper in 1988.
Moves: Off-fingers
Descent: Cold shuts
Stays Dry: Light rain
Owner: NFS

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Submitted by: Willy
Date: Nov 5th, 2012

Submitted by: p0bray01
Date: Dec 12th, 2006

Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 19th, 2005


Horatio Felacio said on January 30th, 2003
i saw some retard ascend this crack. he was skinny and naked with nothing but a blunt. i didn't catch his name, but he whispered, "I am not the magma, I am not the pleth!" as he crawled down the trail.
Anonymous said on July 27th, 2004
nice send
the lurkist said on November 18th, 2004
petro named this trying to slag kentucky when no one would tell him where the Lode was (back when it was a "secret crag"). chuffer
rhunt said on November 23rd, 2004
I saw that skinny retard too, what a freak
allah said on February 25th, 2005
Jug Hual, that is always wet
Anonymous said on August 23rd, 2006
fun, easy aid line. couldnt imagine being able to pull the moves free. matt nasty is still a bitch but a strong one.
Spragwa said on October 8th, 2006
my boyfriend pulled on gear, he told me over the ocean phone last night. i miss my pookie poo..........
Anonymous said on November 5th, 2008
Nov 4th 2008 - Kris Hampton said the following about Welcome to Ole Kentuck: This should be bolted and downgraded to 10b.