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Achy Brachiator 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Scott Ayers
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Submitted By: 1Eric Rhicard on Oct 24, 2011
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Description 

Low angle face typical of this section of stone leads to puzzling and hard moves up to the roof and a bolt I found hard to clip. The move past the roof is hard to figure out as there isn't a way to see over it. Tough onsight.


Location 

To the right of Head Cleaner and turns the roof where a short little arete leads up to it.


Protection 

Bolts



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By RyanJohnson
From: Tucson, Arizona
Nov 26, 2012
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a

I believe this route is called Achy Brachiator. The roof is definitely hard to read on a first go but feels fairly casual on the redpoint.

By Hendrixson
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From: Tucson, AZ
Mar 3, 2013
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII E5 6a

The route is definitely called 'Achy Brachiator' and was established by Scott Ayers. I personally found it to be quite an enjoyable line. Beautiful orange rock leads to tricky, slopy climbing. The final roof sequence is brutally awesome.