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The Fortress - The Prow  

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A3

Type:  Trad, Aid, 1 pitch, 120', Grade II
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A3 [details]
FA: Pete Takeda, Tyler Stableford, Duane Raleigh. spring 1993
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Submitted By: USBRIT on Dec 25, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: The Fortress.


The Prow climbs the back side of the east end of the landform.

Descent: rap 40' from double anchors on the capstone.


Hike about 15 minutes west from the Garfield trailhead parallelling I-70 past a fence line to an open canyon.


Spectres, long Leepers, pitons (3) 5/8" through 1 1/4"; hangers 0.5".

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