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Kiefer Ari 

YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11- French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Karl Kelley
Season: wen ever
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Submitted By: Devin Fin on May 21, 2013

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the best climb ever!

Description 

one of the most splitter routs in the creek. my long winded ass can't say enough!

Location 

far left

Protection 

1.5 - 3.0 inch cams


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need i say more
need i say more
so crisp!
so crisp!
the plaque
the plaque

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By claramie
From: Boulder, CO
Oct 11, 2013

besides being around the left side of the formation a ways, this route is up above a band of crappy rock so it's not on the trail. You have to scramble a little to get up there.
By slim
Administrator
Oct 11, 2013

yeah, if i remember correctly you have to fight through some willow like bush thing to get over there. seemed like a perfect place to run into a rattlesnake....
By Devin Fin
From: DURANGO
Oct 11, 2013

yes a trudge but well worth it.. once yer dun with the climb throw the ropes all the way down to the trail then rap straight to the trail.. wen you pull yer rope stay clear as yer rope might knock some rock's loose.. this will prevent you from having to deal with the crappy loose scramble an bush..
sed rap
sed rap
By Karl kelley
Sep 4, 2014

FA. Karl Kelley. This route was named after my son. It has a very difficult bombay-ish start and goes to an awesome splitter! The route just right (Mad Hatter) was put up at the same time from my friend Dylan Warren and is an awesome lay back with a unique cave ending!
By DennisL
From: Bishop, CA
Oct 20, 2014

very difficult, bouldery, sandy start. beautiful crack above! The anchors are hard to spot - tucked inside a pod for some reason.