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Whale Nation 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Doug Lafarge, Tim Wilhelmi and Richard Ludwig, 1980's
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Submitted By: Zacharias on Jan 20, 2011

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Making the second clip on Whale Nation.

Description 

Balancy slab on bomber rock with nice edges. Finishes halfway up the wall. Whale Nation Continuation (5.12c TR) can be set up at the top of the cliff.

Location 

To the right of Dizzy Dial.

Protection 

6-8 bolts youl be able to count them from the ground


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By Lurker
Apr 22, 2013
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b

7 bolts for the direct start, 8 bolts if you traverse in from the right off the boulder. Excellent route with a spicy mantel move to gain the anchors. Might want to stick clip 1st bolt.
By Jeremy Humphrey
Jun 30, 2014

Is there a guidebook for this area?
By Taylor Morrow
Jul 28, 2014

You can also place a bomber purple TCU right before you mantle to the anchors, to help with runout.