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Turkey Bacon 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Josh Smith
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Josh Smith on Mar 24, 2014

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Description 

Balance and crimps and side pulls get you off the ground and into a very fun series of big pockets. The crux follows quickly after the second bolt. The route is broken up by a big ledge at 3/4 height, and a few more moves of decent climbing get you to the anchors.

Location 

Far right of the Hidden Tower wall, just about ten feet from the end. The route follows an obvious blunt arete.

Protection 

Sport.


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By Jason Halladay
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From: Los Alamos, NM
May 5, 2014
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

A really fun route with some amazing holds on it. Before you rope up, take a good look at the holds down low--there are some blind reaches/throws. The first clip is balancy/tricky so you want to stick clip it (or maybe even the second bolt.) Cool and airy finish.