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Aurora Slabialous T 

Aurora Slabialous 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Jim Sweeney and Steve Garvey - 1987
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Submitted By: coldclimb on Jun 19, 2010

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John Saari pauses to clean a nut, following up Aur...


Classic route, definitely worth climbing even though the approach is a bear. Pro is plentiful, but you might find the slab soaked since typical weather in the area is wet, wet, wet.


Find the Aurora Slab and you've got the route pegged. It follows the left-hand edge of the slab, in a large dihedral.


Gear to two inches.
Anchor is a large knotted cordellette in a crack and a fixed nut, as of 2009

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