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La Vena Negra 

YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, 4 pitches, 260'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Mike Rigney, Rob Stauder, Bob Cable & Brad Singer, 1997
Season: Any time
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Submitted By: Roy Suggett on Sep 10, 2011

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Bill Levey, Mike Fogarty, photo, Scott Loomis.


Pitch 1: Seven bolts lead up to a corner, over left and up to a two bolt anchor. Pitch 2: Six bolts up and right, then left to a two bolt anchor; this is the crux pitch. Pitch 3: Run out 5.6 past three bolts to a two bolt anchor. Run out 5.6 arching right to the top of History Repeats Itself, only one bolt.


Middle of the face.


Six quickdraws needed

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By C Miller
Feb 17, 2013

The name of this route is "La Vena Negra; (FA: Mike Rigney, Rob Stauder, Bob Cable & Brad Singer, 1997).
By Roy Suggett
Feb 28, 2013

Thanks for updating this. I had somehow lost this title. Roy
By Rough
Mar 1, 2013

This and History Repeats Itself are both awesome routes and well worth checking this place out.
By Mike Fogarty
From: La Quinta, CA
Feb 18, 2014

One of the best on this stone:)
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