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The Phantom missed the Opera 

YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a R

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 2 pitches
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Whatsis & JSC
Season: All
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Submitted By: CTK on Apr 24, 2009

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Description 

Combine the Phantom route and the Opera route in your own special way.

Location 

Walk off or Rap

Protection 

Draws, Small-Medium-Lrg & Stoppers


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By Tim Heid
From: Scottsdale, AZ
Feb 17, 2012
rating: 5.7+ 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

Not sure exactly what climb this is describing, but here's how we did it:

Pitch 1: The Phantom, 5.7+, 45'. Steep fingerlocks to a ledge.

Pitch 2: ?, 5.7, 100'. Headed straight up past two older, but good bolts to a right leaning crack. Follow this as it thins, then goes vertical. The crack widens to offwidth and heads straight at the top anchors for the Phantom. Fortunately you can climb outside it easily without jamming the sharp rock. Gear would be Standard Rack, with a large piece or two. (#5 max, #4 might work).