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Batman 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
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Submitted By: gblauer on Mar 20, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Batman

Description 

Great climb, well bolted. Anchors were recently replaced. Nice line.


Location 

Big Wall


Protection 

7 bolts (Baterang & utility belt not required)



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By gblauer
From: Wayne, PA
May 8, 2009

Great climb, well bolted. Anchors were recently replaced. Nice line.

By Larry S
Oct 20, 2011

Good route, more technical/balancy than strenuous.

By Larry S
Sep 17, 2012

Between the first and second bolt, the rope always runs behind a flake/arete. It's easy for the belayer to unclip the first bot to solve the problem, but if your leader takes a big fall, the belayer will get pulled off the belay ledge towards Laid Back and end up hanging in space. Recommend tethering the belayer to the tombstone block on the left.

By Chris Duca
Administrator
From: Havertown, PA
Oct 6, 2013
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

While climbing this route today, I pulled off a rather large (the size of a half loaf of bread) chunk of stone from the second to last undercling near the top. While I think this makes the move a little different, I don't feel it changes the grade in the least. Great route!