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{10} Mordor
Routes Sorted
L to R R to L Alpha
Angle of the Dangle T,S 
Crumbling, The S 
Dark Lord S 
Getting Your Kicks S 
Grace S 
Hellboy S 
Humbling, The S 
Meth Rage T 
Mrs. Norris S 
Route 66 S 
Slack Face S 
Step Child S 

Slack Face 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Shane Polizzano
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: orclimber on Apr 7, 2009

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Description 

Power through the crux of Grace and pull into the overhang. Move slightly right to a higher side-pull (good shake) and clip the 3rd bolt on Dark Lord. Power through the roofs and finish at cold shuts.


Location 

Starts on Grace (10 right of Step Child) and connects into Dark Lord.


Protection 

8 bolts



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By androo.daveass
From: Portland
Apr 12, 2009

Are you saying that a linkup that starts on one route, climbs into a second route, then finishes on the first route is an independent line? Even when they share an anchor?!

By orclimber
From: Portland, OR
Apr 18, 2009

It's a linkup that climbs the 1st two bolts of Grace and finishes on DL and is probably the most direct line on the steeps of Mordor wall. Kinda wish this was the first line, rather than a 'linkup'. Then Grace and DL would have been variations. Have fun. Let me know what you think.