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The Fools Progress 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b

   
Type: Sport, 180'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Durf and Troy
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Submitted By: Stevie Nacho on Jul 10, 2012
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Description 

This is a two pitch route that starts in the gulley west of the ridge and joins The Journey Home at the beginning of its fourth pitch.
PITCH ONE: Bolts and pins up a beautiful slab to a two bolt anchor on a mini ledge/alcove.
PITCH TWO: Bolts and pins out a roof, up a thin face to and anchor on the "gangplank." This routes stays in the shade longer than The Journey Home


Location 

On the right (west) side of the ridge.


Protection 

A small rack, quickdraws, slings, one rope.



Photos of The Fools Progress Slideshow Add Photo
Durf demonstrating another fine example of a good belay while the climber is free climbing into the unknown.  The roof of the second pitch of The Fools Progress is right above the top climber.
Durf demonstrating another fine example of a good ...
Wacking away on the first ascent
Wacking away on the first ascent
The beautiful slab section of the 1st pitch of The Fools Progress
The beautiful slab section of the 1st pitch of The...
Rob C demonstrating good belay technique by flapping his arms to stay warm.
Rob C demonstrating good belay technique by flappi...
The thin face above the roof on the second pitch of Fools Progress.
The thin face above the roof on the second pitch o...
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