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Grinder 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Kevin Calder
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Submitted By: Tom Helvie on Jan 24, 2007

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Description 

Start at the base of Black Dihedral and immediately move right onto the face. Head up through a series of confusing moves and the crux, aiming for the obvious upper dihedral. Cruise up this to the final roof which is pulled to the right. Fun with micro-routefinding skills being useful.


Protection 

9 bolts to anchors



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By caughtinside
From: Oakland CA
Aug 21, 2008

Very cool route! I found the holds to be hard to see, and the movement very sequential. 6 hangs on my first attempt? But once I had the beta it came together and was able to RP second go.

By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Aug 21, 2008

Grinder... short for Gridrite aka Kevin Calder