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Sweet Surrender 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 110'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: PD, PN, '85
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Submitted By: Andy Bennett on Feb 5, 2013

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Description 

A chossy start leads to killer dihedral climbing and an exposed, testy finish. Start left of the bolt line shining ~25' above in a shallow dihedral with a small, bushy oak tree. Follow this thin crack before busting out right for a ways to the first bolt. At the top of the dihedral decide how you'd like to finish: the direct finish follows the bolt straight up to the top, while the easier variation heads out left along a lower-angle ramp. The old single 3/8"+SMC anchor has been updated to 1/2" stainless, thanks to the ASCA for supplying hardware.

Location 

Far lower left side of the east face of Tri-level. Take the "trail" down around Domestique, skirting out and around the boulder aprons at the base.

Protection 

7 bolts, nuts, singles to #2 Camalot + a few more finger-hand size


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By Andy Bennett
From: Tucson, AZ
Feb 5, 2013

CONDITION REPORT 
The final moves on the direct finish were protected by a bolt that is now missing its hanger; not sure why it's gone, but a protectable hole a few feet away may explain that...The direct finish gets the stars!

Steiger's info: climbaz.com/sabino_canyon/page...
By Geir
From: Tucson, AZ
Feb 5, 2013

Looks terrific Andy! I will help replace that old hardware if you want.
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