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Man In Black 

YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jonny Woodward & Scott Carson
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on May 1, 2009

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the man him self. pulling down

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>


Man In Black is a great finger crack through two corner changes with some cool face holds near the anchor. It is located near a trio of good-looking routes on the left-center side of the wall.


A few blue and green Aliens, a few 0.4 Camalots, and lots of 0.5 Camalots.

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By Alex Garhart
Aug 5, 2010
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

The corner changes on this route are really fun, one of many incredible lines here, 4 stars!
By andrew grieder
From: Flagstaff
Oct 17, 2011

Bottom crack may shut down big fingered folks...just found out I am one of them!
By D-Storm
Apr 25, 2012
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Solid for the grade. Fantastic finish.
By heppnerd
Nov 16, 2014
rating: 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b

I think this is harder than puzzle factory.
By Kevin Kent
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Nov 2, 2015

Much like Wiggins II, this is definitely not an "easy" Indian Creek 12-.
Right at the crux .5s are loose but .75s don't really fit, a red metolius was helpful here.

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