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The Action 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Jack Marshall
Season: spring, winter, fall
Page Views: 1,512
Submitted By: Art Morimitsu on Feb 5, 2007

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Just about to top out on The Action. photo by suz...


Sustained overhanging power endurance climbing over several small roofs. A powerful series of opening moves going from a rail to an undercling eventually leading to a great 2 finger pocket below a jug. Technical moves to eventually set you up for a long move to a slopey crimper, followed by a layback to reach an incut hold. A long reach to a jug allows you to pull over on good holds to a spooky traverse with good handholds and poor feet. Finish the route in a hollowed out section before topping out to the anchors.


On the left side of the face.


9 bolts anchor

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By aggressiveperfector
Sep 22, 2015

Classic I love this thing! Hike up and do it
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