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The Zipper 

YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12c French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: IX- ZA: 27 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Josh Gross and Sam Lightner Jr.
New Route: Yes
Season: all year
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Submitted By: Sam Lightner, Jr. on May 10, 2009

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Josh Gross on The Zipper

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>


Climb corners to a bulge.


Far left end of The Scar.


A handful of quickdraws

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Zipper 12c

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By Michael Sokoloff
From: Spokane, WA
Sep 22, 2009
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

This was my favorite route at the crag. Thoughtful with great movement utilizing slopers, sidepulls and underclings. Finish was a bit confusing. The bolt placement would make you think to go right when the practical finishing sequence went left. Nice job to the FA team!

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