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Short Arete 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, Alpine, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Ken & Marsha Trout
Season: Summer
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Submitted By: Ken Trout on Mar 17, 2013

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Description 

Walk down along the top of the cliff with a bit of a drop into a gully. Reach over the knife-edge summit of the slab to reach the rappel anchor. The rappel in is less than 30 meters. The belay on the slab below is pretty much anchor-less. A few cams might be nice to protect getting to the first bolt, as much for the belayer as the leader.

This is a friction route up a blunt arete. I pitched at the crux when a hold crumbled; not really sure what to rate it.

Location 

See the photo =>

Protection 

Six bolts. Also a mix of cams may help to get to the first bolt.


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