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Arch Rival 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 103'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: T. Goss, G. Larsen
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Submitted By: grk10vq on Mar 19, 2009

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Description 

Arch Rival is a long and epic tear up the center region of the Arch Wall. Arch Rival starts out on a slab with pockets and finger buckets and gradually gets steeper and deeper leading you through two large huecos. Don't fall victim to the funky, off-balance moves, you'll need your head for the final dash to the chains.


Location 

Arch Rival sits beneath a small limestone arch. It is easily recognized by a line of bolts running directly through two large, dark huecos.


Protection 

Twelve bolts to a two bolt anchor.



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By grego
From: Durham
May 4, 2010

one of the best climbs in the area, one of the best climbs period.

By Jamone
From: Midvale, UT
May 5, 2010

couldn't have said it better greeeego

By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
Jan 28, 2014

The route to the left of this is good too. It is not the 5.6 though so I did not send in my approach shoes! Looks like maybe a few routes between this one and the 5.6. Anyone have info?

By Jeremy Noring
From: Salt Lake City, Utah
Mar 30, 2014

Long and awesome climbing through super awesome rock. Can just barely be done with a 60 meter rope, assuming you lower into the pod just to the right of the base of the climb (and your belayer might have to climb up a few feet). Definitely worth doing. Feels exposed, but also pretty easy for the grade.