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Glitter Box Area
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World Vision 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: DASampson & L. Reinmuth (2010)
New Route: Yes
Season: Fall-Spring
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Submitted By: David Arthur Sampson on Nov 18, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: Beta Shot showing the route.

Description 

The crux is likely along the narrow seam near the top of the climb. A nice long mixed Trad climb, this route has some poor quality rock at the start that is protected with three bolts.

Location 

Outside of the glitter box (south face). A beta photo has been provided. Fixed biners at the anchor. CAUTION: a 60 m rope will not get you to the ground. Instead, lower to a ledge just south (~25 feet) of "Three Amigos". Belay from there and walk off as if climbing Three Amigos.

Protection 

Single rack up to a #three Camelot. Three bolts at the start, and one from a wandering route that crosses World Vision half way up. PLEASE LEAVE the anchor carabiners in place.


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By Geir
From: Tucson, AZ
Nov 29, 2010
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

A neat climb which makes good use of gear-protected features, a nice change of pace from the bolt protected lines nearby. Bravo David!
By arjunmh
From: Phoenix, AZ
Mar 30, 2011
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Yes, a fun climb with the added bonus of a nice roof-like feature to clear up high (see Marcy's photos under "Glitter Box"). The gear is solid and will protect the climb w/o using the bolts if you so desire.