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Pocket Reference 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: garrettem on May 24, 2011

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Topping out the arete.

Description 

This moves up the arete on small face holds. The easy start can be done stemming the corner or try direct to the first bolt for a challenge.

Location 

This is located on the obvious arete on the 3rd cliff block. It is left of Back Nine.

Protection 

5 bolts to chain anchor.


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By Jared LaVacque
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From: Anchorage/Grand Junction
Aug 31, 2014
rating: 5.10a/b 6a+ 19 VI+ 19 E2 5b

Forcing the route up the face underneath the first bolt (without using the corner to stem, which is logical) probably makes the crux V3/4, depending on direction, and would definitely alter the grade, though not improving the route.
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