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Black Wall 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 28'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Gunther on Jul 21, 2013

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(Lower) Black Wall.

Description 

This has thin face climbing; the inside corner is off-route. It can be linked with Upper Black Wall.

Location 

This is in the Ship's Prow area. Walk off (climber's right).

Protection 

2 bolts (1 in Lower, one in Upper Black Wall).
2 bolts as top anchor. You probably want to TR this one.


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By B-Mkll
From: Bozeman, MT
Jul 29, 2013

Either some holds have broken or this is seriously sandbagged. I don't see any possible way without an ape index off the charts to get past the horizontal seam without using the corner to the right.

That being said, fantastic sustained thin face climbing, reminiscent of Ladder Line at Quincy Quarries, though more sequency and bouldery throughout.
By john strand
From: southern colo
Nov 13, 2013
rating: 5.11a/b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

You're right. Rainbow is just out of the corner. BW is 11b or so and stays between the corner and the arete.