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Jabberwocky 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 95'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Adam Read, Lee Sheftel
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Submitted By: Anthony Stout on May 5, 2006

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Description 

Start to the left of Rubber Mission. This route is on the right side of the north face of the tower. Difficult crux is down low, from there it's a matter of fighting the pump to make it over the lip, where it lightens from there.


Protection 

11 bolts to anchors.



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A late-day ascent of Jabberwocky as seen from the comfort of my chair at camp. October 2012.
A late-day ascent of Jabberwocky as seen from the ...
Jabberwocky action.
Jabberwocky action.
Cranking through the lower pockets on Jabberwocky. Photo by Beth C.
Cranking through the lower pockets on Jabberwocky....
Nearing the redpoint crux on the superb Jabberwocky. Photo by Beth C.
Nearing the redpoint crux on the superb Jabberwock...
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By Dave Wachter
Feb 25, 2008
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

A truly great climb, classic at the grade (12b seems spot on). Relentlessly steep and pumpy through the 8th bolt or so, with a couple of tricky cruxes thrown in. Top eases off to around 10+, but it's exciting all the way to the anchors. Big clean whippers.

By Pat Mac
From: Tempe
Apr 28, 2010

This is by far one of the coolest routes i have ever climbed! Yeh I agree with Dave spot on for 12b, and it isn't over till you scream or clip the anchors. Highly recommended if you want a good 12a+ to work on. The biggest holds you will ever fall off of!

By HoseBeats
Jan 18, 2011
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

The best of the 12- climbs on the Tower. Fantastic.

By Ryan Curry
Apr 22, 2011
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

Killer route. One of the better sport climbs I've ever climbed. I don't think there's even a .12b move on it, just a ton of .11+ moves one after another. Awesome.