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YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Vaino Kodas, Mary Zuvela, 2003
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Climb the clean arete just left of Boy's World. Sustained delicate face and slab climbing. Fun moves, airy position. A great addition to this area!


8 bolts to a 2-bolt anchor. The climb is about 60' long.

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AAArete.  Sustained delicate face climbing all the way up the arete.
BETA PHOTO: AAArete. Sustained delicate face climbing all the...
Peter Dillon tip-toeing up the arete.
Peter Dillon tip-toeing up the arete.
AAArete and Boy's World. <br /> <br />Photo by Vaino Kodas; used with permission.
BETA PHOTO: AAArete and Boy's World.

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On lead.
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By ClimbandMine
Mar 6, 2005

This is just weird. It's hard to tell which side of the arete you are supposed to climb. The bolts are on the left, but holds seem to pull you right, almost out of reach at one point.

By Anonymous Coward
Apr 1, 2005

Why not just climb the corner a foot and a half to the right?

By Kevin Neilson
From: Boulder
Jun 14, 2006

This is a decent climb and a good warmup. I recommend staying along the bolt line (on the left of the arete). Moving to the right is probably a bit easier but not really the intent of the route.