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Vertical Esteem 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: SaraB on Dec 8, 2007

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A fun climb that mixes thin face climbing with a bit of an arete.


Starts in the break in the big block to the left of Moral Inventory.


Well Spaced Bolts

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By hwendlandt
Aug 2, 2015
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13

If you TR, USE A DIRECTIONAL, or you are at high risk of swinging into the high boulder to the right. If you lead, be prepared for a very cool move over the 2nd bolt, which would fit nicely on a 10d. Perhaps this route is rated 9, because someone thinks it should be an average of a 10c/d move, with a few more 10 a/b moves, along with a pile of 5.6 moves.
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