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Petrified Hornet 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Karl Kelley
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on May 1, 2009

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Petrified Hornet, 5.10+, at the Petrified Hornet W...

Description 

Petrified Hornet is a good right facing corner up steep rock to an interesting top out.

Protection 

0.75 to #3 Camalots.


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pulling the lip .. with the rocket move
pulling the lip .. with the rocket move
Petrified Hornet, 5.10+, at the Petrified Hornet Wall, Indian Creek, Utah.
Petrified Hornet, 5.10+, at the Petrified Hornet W...
hands to the top!
hands to the top!
starting up the ramp after the boulder start
starting up the ramp after the boulder start
the plaque
the plaque

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By claramie
From: Boulder, CO
Oct 10, 2013

boulder start is slightly sketchy but ok. the dihedral is #2 to #3 camalot. interesting moves to exit above the roof part (but not very hard). excellent route after the start. No more finger gear once you enter the hand crack

anchor is just above the steep roof part, but you can't seem it from the ground
By Karl kelley
Sep 4, 2014

FA. Karl Kelley. While doing the FA, I accidentally pulled off a loose block and it revealed some petrified hornets, hence the name!