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Sol y Sombra 

YDS: 5.10c/d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: 2007
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Greg Martinez on Sep 18, 2008

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Warning Stainless-steel bolts are suspect near the coast. A rebolting effort is underway. MORE INFO >>>


Begin JUST LEFT of the patch of vegetation running up the wall. Climb the horizontals and get up onto the prow of flowstone. Continue up into the steeper section and pull on good pockets and tufas for a high crux. Finish as a good belay ledge.


Upper Left Sector. From the trail go left. Pass the loose section of rock, and pass the Left Sector. When you get to a horizontal tree and a patch of vegetation growing up the wall, keep going. From the vegetation to the end of the wall (climbers right to left) the climbs go as follows:

- Sol y Sombra
- Picking Beans in Guatemala
- Sud Yawt (P2. The Usual Suspects)
- Crisis? What Crisis?
- Spanish Caravan
- The Severed Garden


Ti and SS glue in bolts, threads. 12 draws.

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