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Invaders from the North 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Anderson, Hanson, 3/90? Dave Fortner, '88?
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Submitted By: Richard M. Wright on Dec 12, 2001

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Noi, completing the invasion.
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Description 

Invaders from the North completes the triumvariate on this sector of the Falls Wall, and is far and away my favorite here. Cobbles, pockets, and edges abound on this steeper than most routes. What makes Invaders interesting is the diversity of climbing and incremental difficulty. Start on vertical stone in a small corner system and arch right-ward toward a small roof with a couple of very sharp huecos and some polished cobbles. Good continuity and interesting climbing to a steep finish.


Protection 

Half a dozen draws and a rope.



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Pat Burwick launching the invasion.
Pat Burwick launching the invasion.
Koko, an undercover agent making the step-over.
Koko, an undercover agent making the step-over.
Rambo nearly flashing "Invaders of the North". Excellent route at CWC. 11/24/2012.
Rambo nearly flashing "Invaders of the North". Exc...
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By Tzilla Rapdrilla
Jul 18, 2008

FA - March 1990.

By Alex A
Apr 20, 2014

Fun climbing. This is best climb here. It would be a 3 star route, BUT clipping the 1st two bolts is a PAIN, as the hangers are SPINNERS!!! NEW, OLD SCHOOL, COLD SHUTS.