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Back at the Ranch 

YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c/d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Anderson and Felty
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: richard magill on Jan 1, 2002

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BETA PHOTO: Back at the Ranch and the first pitch of Meanwhile...

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As a variation to the first pitch of "Meanwhile", you can do "Back At The Ranch".

The two routes share the first 3 to 4 bolts. After this, Meanwhile goes straight up, while Back At The Ranch breaks right for about 10 bolts of fun climbing. The climbing is similar to Meanwhile, although stemming opportunities make the route somewhat less continuous than Meanwhile.

Don't think this one is easier, though - some thin moves up high with poor feet make Back At The Ranch just a tad more difficult.

It shares the same anchor as Meanwhile.


14 bolts.

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By Anonymous Coward
Sep 11, 2002

This route is one of the best routes in the canyon in my opinion,I'm glad we went and bothered to get the directions off Tod,Who's Felty? Nobody we know, knows him?
By Tzilla Rapdrilla
May 31, 2012

All protection bolt hardware upgraded 5/26/12.

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