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Ziggurat 5.11 T 

Necropolis 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 220', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: Lance Bateman,Paul Ross ,Andy Ross, 31 May 2010
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Jun 13, 2010

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Lance on P1 5.11.On sight ground up ..pro placed f...

Description 

A superb climb on excellent rock.An impressive ground up on sight lead by Lance.Starts about 400' left around the corner from The Cat's Meow and a few feet right of Blockbuster on the imposing open slab.

P1) Climb to a bolt at about 15' then steeply passed two more bolts. Continue passed six more pro bolts and a couple of cam placements to double anchors at the foot of the obvious right leaning corner. 145' 5.11
P2)From the anchors move up to the right,then out right for about 25',then straight up over the top lip of the corner ,continue to summit (total four pro bolts some cams)to double anchors.75'5.11.

Descent: Rap 200' from the summit anchors to an easy scramble to the ground.

Location 

Three Finger Canyon. Walk through the canyon and around the corner (north) of the 1000'of Fun formation, about 400'passed Cats Meow.

Protection 

Cams 1" to 3" Slings ,two 60M ropes.


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P1
P1
Andy ..belay of P2
Andy ..belay of P2
Lance P2.All on sight ground up placing pro on lea...
Lance P2.All on sight ground up placing pro on lea...
Desert hard hat
Desert hard hat
Lance starting the first pitch
Lance starting the first pitch
P1
P1
The Climbs. A)Blockbuster.5.11+ B)Necropolis.5.11....
BETA PHOTO: The Climbs. A)Blockbuster.5.11+ B)Necropolis.5.11....
Lance on P1 5.11..all on sight, ground up.
Lance on P1 5.11..all on sight, ground up.
Andy P1
Andy P1
Lance P2
Lance P2
Lance on belay top of P1
Lance on belay top of P1
Paul starting P1. Photo Andy Ross
Paul starting P1. Photo Andy Ross
Lance P2
Lance P2
Andy coming up P1
Andy coming up P1
Rapping off.
Rapping off.
Andy P1
Andy P1
Camp Three Fingers..
Camp Three Fingers..

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