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The Hitcher 

YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Mark Rolofson
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Submitted By: KCP on Mar 18, 2013

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Make delicate face moves off of the ground (crux), and then go left onto a short arete and up to fixed anchors.

Watch out for cars.


5 bolts plus 2-bolt anchor.

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From: Eldorado Springs, CO
Mar 18, 2013

Mark took me out to this route, not long after he put it up. I remember onsighting it and thinking that it was pretty easy, because of the crux being right off of the ground, and I don't remember the year. I think it was '94 or '95. If Mark or anyone else has any more info about the date, consensus grade, etc., let me know, and I'll amend the description.
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