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Vicarious 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Andy Knight
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Submitted By: Perin Blanchard on Sep 17, 2009
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Description 

A short but strenuous and tricky crux lurks near the top of this otherwise nondescript line.

Climb up to the right of the short initial blank wall then cross low-angled terrain to an overhanging bit. Make a tricky move to get established on the upper, slightly overhanging headwall and figure out the next tough move or two. Thereafter a short, easy cruise to the chains.


Location 

Near the bottom (north) side of The Adjective, this route is the 3rd bolted line from the right. When heading up to the wall from the stream bed, this line and the .12b to its left are facing you, with Atrocious and Pink Bicycle to your right.


Protection 

7 bolts, bolted anchors.



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By Perin Blanchard
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From: Orem, UT
Sep 17, 2009

Although a bit of a one- (or two-) move wonder, I thought the tricky crux made it worthwhile.

By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Sep 17, 2009

Shoot...that's what we were calling our project on the same wall...oh well. I guess we should've sent it faster.

By zenetopia
Jun 17, 2013
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a

Certainly a one or two move wonder route. But the moves aren't easy. I have been on 12's that don't have a move or two quite like that. Fun route. Don't think it gets traveled much. Would be interested in seeing if the grade changes with more ascents...

By Tim Moore
4 days ago
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a

Might have been the first guy this year as it is entirely cob webbed out with dust on ever hold. Definitely made putting my fingers into pockets a little interesting. Two tricky moves with the first after the first bulge to put you over to the left then a very hard move to get over the last over hang. Gotta commit that's for sure with literally no feet. Once you commit there's an awesome jug for days.