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Olmsted Canyon
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Age of Darkness T 
Creature from the Black Lagoon T 
Enemy Within T 
Grease Monkey T 
Hot Box T,TR 
Ivory Tower, Center T 
Ivory Tower, Left T 
Lock of Ages T 
Lord Caffeine T 
Opsrey Overhang, Regular Route T 
Thrill Is Gone, The T 
Tideline T 
Tits On A Bull T,TR 
Unsorted Routes:

Enemy Within 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Bruce Morris, Mike Hernandez, 7/86
Season: Summer
Page Views: 694
Submitted By: David Aguasca! on Aug 5, 2010

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Description 

Great OW climbing on slightly grainy rock. The crux in my opinion is where the cheater flake on the right wall ends and the crack widens momentarily. Once you pull through this (stacking helps) the climbing is sustained but secure.

The finish is an easier wide squeeze.

Location 

This left facing corner can be seen from Ivory Tower Center. It is approximately 100 feet right of the Ivory Tower. To get off, you can walk climbers left about 40 feet to a rap station.

Protection 

If you want to sew it up, bring a 6 C4, 2 #5 C4s, and 2 #4 C4s.

Two bolt anchor.


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Looking straight up the Enemy Within OW
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Sarah Land getting psyched to battle the Enemy Within.
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By benkraft
From: San Francisco, California
Jul 31, 2014
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Inching up Enemy Within