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Golden Age 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b

Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Morgan Patterson 06/10/12 (TR)
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BETA PHOTO: Ragged Arete


The Ragged Arete


Starting about 10 ft right of Carey's Corner crack, step up to the start holds for Cygnus X-1. Climb to the decent horizontal just below the large overlap, follow the horizontal left for several feet and reach up to a large jug/rest at the base of the Ragged Arete where it joins the face. Layback out the arete to gain a stance just below the small overlap. From the small overlap continue up the arete using decent holds to a good stance (almost no hands). From this rest stance work several tenuous moves to an undercling flake on the corner. At the flake make a crux swinging move (utilizing the sidepull on the flake) left around the corner. Once established on the left side of the arete, work a compression sequence up the seam and arete to the top of the Ragged Arete. Fist pump.

I believe this is an FA, if you know otherwise speak up! This line is a link up, Swan Song into Black Orchid.


An anchor and a top rope...

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By MJMobes
From: The land of steady habits
Jun 26, 2013

you should bolt it, lead it and then chop it so nobody else can lead it with bolts

By MJMobes
From: The land of steady habits
Jun 26, 2013

then talk shit about it

By The Phoenix
Jun 27, 2013

yo you mean like ken "do as I say not as I did" nichols?