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Red Sky at Night 

YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: J.Snyder
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: J. Snyder on Jul 30, 2012

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Staring down the upper section on the FA.

Description 

Red Sky at Night climbs the overlooked, thin and improbable, seam and tips crack on a blunt arete between Sail Away and Jolly Roger.

Start on Jolly Roger and climb out roof. On sloping ledge step left and climb through a unprotected boulder problem onto face holds and directly into thin seam. Follow the thin seem through a series of technical and powerful moves into beautiful tips to the top. Finish between Sail Away and Jolly Roger.

Location 

On the Prow, Start on Jolly Roger finish between Sail Away and Jolly Roger.

Protection 

Gear used:
Camp Slider Nut #2
Camp Slider Nut #3
Purple C3 x2
Green C3 x2
Red C3 x2
.3 C4 x4
24" runner x3
48" runner


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Nerd list.
Nerd list.
Red Sky at Night
Red Sky at Night
Red Sky at Night
Red Sky at Night
Placing the crux piece on the FA
Placing the crux piece on the FA
Final piece on the FA
Final piece on the FA
End of the boulder problem start of the seam.
End of the boulder problem start of the seam.

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By Paul Davidson
Aug 14, 2012

Nice lead...
Been wondering when someone was going to snag this.
By Robbie Brown
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Jul 4, 2013
rating: 5.12 7b+ 27 VIII+ 26 E6 6b

Watch out for bats in the crack near the crux. Those little fuckers were not very happy with me when i started shoving my fingers in there!