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The Play's the Thing 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.4 French: 4a Ewbanks: 12 UIAA: IV ZA: 10 British: VD 3c [details]
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Submitted By: Christine Gal on Jan 12, 2009

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My first lead climb. Indeed great for a newbie lea...

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Upper tier, far left


3 bolts

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By Aeon
From: Las Vegas, NV
Oct 7, 2009

Good route for first time leaders. two chains for anchors. after well protected slabby cimbing.
By Jared Harvey
Jan 10, 2014

Great for teaching rappelling or how to clean a route due to the large ledge and the ability to walk up to the anchor.
By Tochele
From: Highlands Ranch, CO
Mar 13, 2015

Short, easy, fun. A great confidence boost for new leaders.
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