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As the Crows Fly 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Visser, Perkins
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Submitted By: Guy H. on Oct 14, 2003

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The route. The crux is moving left to a hidden poc...

Description 

A fun pocket route on the far left of the wall. Follow pockets and edges to a crux near the top. Find the hidden pocket at the second to last clip, and crank to the anchors. 6 bolts...

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Climbing "Crows" before the sun makes climbing too uncomfortable
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By EricW
From: Sandy, Ut
Jan 22, 2008

Fun climb that gets harder as you climb. The crux is at the anchor.
By dnoB ekiM
Oct 8, 2011

Agree clipping anchor is the crux...
By jeffozozo
From: santa clara, utah
Aug 18, 2014
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

It sure felt to me like the crux was the slopey ledge below the last bolt before the chains. It is so chalked up, that is difficult to tell what's good and what's not. There is a really nice jug about 2-3 feet above the ledge, off to the left that I wouldn't have found without the proverbial 'tick' mark. (perhaps the hidden pocket in the route description?) The bolts are spaced pretty far apart for this wall, which makes it a touch exciting, but there seemed to be good clipping holds/stances for each of them. It is a great route though, and the climbing is smooth and thoughtful throughout.