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Walk Like an Egyptian 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 160'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: R. Laird, C. Laird
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Submitted By: ryan laird on Feb 20, 2012

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Walking up the first pitch slab.

Description 

Route climbs the slabs and the flake system directly below The Sphinx.
P1, 10b, 80': Follow the arete of the detached boulder, and slab up to the benched belay.
P2, 10a, 80': Continue up the short arete or dihedral, step right and follow the hand cracks to the wide flake.
An alternate pitch 1 uses gear on the crack system to the right (10a) to reach the benched belay.

Location 

Starts on the boulder just below the large left-facing dihedral.

Protection 

Bolts to coldshuts.


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