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Richard's Rift 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: MisterE on Jun 2, 2013
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Description 

More of a variation to Route #6 that has been recently cleaned and is quite fun.
This route shares the first three bolts and the anchor with "Route #6". Climb past the tree, then cut right to an obvious crack and follow to the top. Traverse left to the shared anchor.

This is a great route for beginner trad leaders, as the first part is bolt-protected, and there are plenty of gear placements the rest of the climb.


Location 

Right center of Corpse Wall. There is a tree at 20 feet.


Protection 

3 bolts and gear to 3-1/2" - 4". Bring longer runners for the top.



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