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Alpine Simulator 

YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b M4-5

   
Type:  Trad, Mixed, Alpine, 6 pitches, 1200', Grade III
Original:  YDS: 5.7+ French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b M4-5 Mod. Snow [details]
FA: Eric B
New Route: Yes
Season: dec-earliy march
Page Views: 1,213
Submitted By: EB on Nov 23, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Our pitch 3 belay. I believe that I should have k...

Description 

One of the classics; if not the funnest of the Gap routes. A few mixed pitches brings one to the midsdle of the prominent prow in the center of the face. Climb steep 5.7 jugs(mixed) for a couple pitches and finish on easy mixed terrian which puts you right on the summit. Exposed, fun and as with all gap routes, unique.

Location 

Start at the base of the central coulior and climb approx 250ft up to a point where it looks like fun to traverse right to gain the main rib on the north face; climb up!

Protection 

standard alpine rack, all belays are natural.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Rough Topo of the alpine simulator. When entering ...
Rough Topo of the alpine simulator. When entering ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Chris leading pitch 3
Chris leading pitch 3
Rock Climbing Photo: The start of the Alpine Simulator
BETA PHOTO: The start of the Alpine Simulator

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