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Nitroglycerine 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Steve Gooden & Chris Miller, August 1997
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Submitted By: C Miller on Mar 13, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Nitroglycerine (5.10b), Holcomb Valley Pinnacles

Description 

Easy slab climbing leads to a high first bolt under a small roof, where the tricky crux is found. After the crux the climbing eases and continues up the slabby arete past two more bolts to a final bolt that's shared with the route Powder Keg just to the left.

Location 

The arete just right of Powder Keg.

Protection 

4 bolts, chain anchor (shared with Powder Keg)


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