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Genesis 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jeremy Hensel, Josh Gilger, Cory Case
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 2,576
Submitted By: Jeremy H on Sep 7, 2010

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Gabriela nears the first crux roof on Genesis (5.1...

Description 

Climb the steep wall out jugs to a crux pulling over the lip. Then move up to a great rest below the upper face. Traverse underneath the face to a second crux pulling yourself up onto the face. Then climb the cool exposed face to the anchors.

Location 

This is the first route to the left of the corner.

Protection 

Bolts, fixed draws.


Photos of Genesis Slideshow Add Photo
Lower roof moves.
Lower roof moves.
Ben cruises to the 1st crux of Genesis (5.12a).
Ben cruises to the 1st crux of Genesis (5.12a).
Genesis, at the Sanctuary in Rifle, starts on the left side of this photo.
BETA PHOTO: Genesis, at the Sanctuary in Rifle, starts on the ...
Ben on steep jugs. Genesis (5.12a).
Ben on steep jugs. Genesis (5.12a).

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By Jay Brown
From: Aspen, Colorado
Sep 26, 2010

...CLASSIC !!! Good lines still abound at Rifle.
By Cowboy Roy
From: SLC, UT
Jul 5, 2012

This thing is so sick! Pretty easy jugs to a cruxy, intimidating face.
By Mike Humphries
From: Arvada, CO
Sep 23, 2013
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

This is really an incredible route. The climbing through the undercut arete/prow is gymnastic, aesthetic, and simply smile producing!