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Mental Block 

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

   
Type:  TR
FA: Unknown
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Submitted By: Tom Anderson-Brown on May 17, 2002
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BETA PHOTO: Loco Head (86), Microwave Dinner (87), and Mental ...

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Mental Block ascends the slightly overhanging wall to the left of Microwave Dinner. Start climbing the left side of the wall, moving right towards the center as you climb.


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Top Rope problem



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Mental Block, from the access gully.
BETA PHOTO: Mental Block, from the access gully.
Mudbat where the moves start to get hard.
Mudbat where the moves start to get hard.
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By Tradoholic
Aug 5, 2009

Another hard one from the DLFA crew. Kudos to whomever got up this clean. I was loving the moves until I couldn't do them anymore. Undercling sound familiar?

There IS some pro!

By Alex A
Mar 30, 2010

FA Ralph Schmitt
512a/b is a sandbag, one of the few I was not able to figure out,
and Pete Cleveland was not able to do it, one of the 16 climbs I have not done at the lake,