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

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The Seam 5.11c R (Trad) ****

First Ascent: Mark Strevels in 1987
Length: 25ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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Directly beneath the overhanging splitter of Welcome to Ole Kentuck is this short, bouldery fingercrack.
FFA: Jamie Baker, November 1987.
Moves: Fingers
Descent: Cold shuts
Stays Dry: Downpour
Owner: NFS
Steepness:
technical (1) fingers (1) crimpy (1) vertical (1)
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5.11c (11 votes)

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Submitted by: ray
Date: Dec 18th, 2005

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scotty said on May 13th, 2004
Don't let the free climbing on this one scare you away, it's a good crack to try if you into clean aid on bad RP and micro nut placements. No hammers please.
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Sketch said on May 31st, 2006
Super fun, bouldery route. If you want to lead it bring a couple of No. 1 and No. 2 Stoppers. Don't fall.
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MADMIKE said on February 18th, 2008
Very fun route...think of it as a high ball boulder problem!
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Dman said on February 22nd, 2009
felt harder than 11b to me but it was the end of the day and i probably made it harder than it was
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kman154 said on June 9th, 2014
Great route! red and blue ballnutz saved the day. Do fall for sure.