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The Abortion 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Eric Thomson & Martin Jacaruso
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Submitted By: Eric Thomson on Jul 19, 2009

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Description 

Big ledges, if you're small you could squeeze through to the left from the second ledge.


Location 

In between Raw Hide and Move 'Em Out on the right edge of the crag.


Protection 

Mostly 1-2 size C4. This shares anchors with Raw Hide



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By Mike Howard
Administrator
Jul 19, 2009

For more details on the closure/access in this area of Cimarron Canyon, see this Forum

Better (and legal) summertime sport cragging near Taos can be found at Comales Canyon, and at Red River. Please, go there instead.

Besides, I think the name is lame.

By Eric Thomson
Aug 14, 2009

The reason for the name is due to attempting climbing out the chimney crack to the left and getting stuck with an all point off rest and hips being wedged into the crack and then retreating to finish out at the chain anchors to the right, thus aborting the original plan.