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Broken Plates 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: W. Smith, E. Gardner, D. Tower, T. Martin, E. Ying E. Rivera 98
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Submitted By: The Gray Tradster on Jul 8, 2003

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BETA PHOTO: Keys Peak from the desert floor

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At the right end of the formation there's a wide face just above a very large Pinion Pine. Set up a TR and wander up whatever doesn't move. The FA sounded like the end of the meal in a Greek restaurant.



7 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

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By Anonymous Coward
Sep 27, 2003

First done in the early-mid 80s by Outward Bound. They call the formation "Hollow Mountain".
By Blitzo
Oct 22, 2007

This route is pretty sound. most of the loose stuff is gone. Bolts would be nice, but we can't do that!
By Adam Stackhouse
May 7, 2015

Bolt protected lead now.
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