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5.11 Jimmy and Spike Go Craggin'

This route is located in the Lower Gorge Region at Purple Valley

The Love Shack


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Big Crack 5.7 (Trad) **

First Ascent: hasn't seen an FA
Length: 40ft
Gear: (report bad anchors)

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40 feet left of Jimmy is a short gully. Walk up the gully to a ledge and climb the low angle crack just left of a dihedral.
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Owner: NFS
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Submitted by: gritstone
Date: Nov 17th, 2013

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1
hamsco said on February 9th, 2003
Not worth much once was plenty
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wagnerje05 said on June 7th, 2008
First lead
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gritstone said on November 17th, 2013
Slither up the green ramp and lunge for the tree. Try and resist the urge to use the tree to help you through the crux...it doesn't look like it will be there much longer :)