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Born on the 4th of July 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Ally McBeal on Jan 8, 2013

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Not a bad little route.

Description 

This route climbs the pocketed orange and brown face, twenty feet right of K-2. Climb onto a shelf above the base, clip the 1st bolt, and pull pockets over a bulge to more pockets, as the angle eases. Work up and left to the anchor shared with K-2.

Location 

Twenty feet right of K-2.

Protection 

5 bolts, shared anchor with K-2.


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Enjoying "4th of July" sans the crowds.
Enjoying "4th of July" sans the crowds.
The start of Born on the 4th of July.
The start of Born on the 4th of July.
Steep pocket pulling at the bulge.
Steep pocket pulling at the bulge.
Enjoying another 4th of July.
Enjoying another 4th of July.

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By Justin Kenderes
From: Glendale, CA
Jan 14, 2013
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

Better than K-2 in my opinion. Seems deserving of its own anchors.
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