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Chute 'em Up 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Mark Tarrant, Richard Wright, June, 2009
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mark Tarrant on Jun 2, 2009

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Description 

Presently the first bolted route in The Chuting Gallery, Chute 'em Up climbs a nice 92 degree wall on very good stone. Scramble up to a flat tree and then shoot up a steep wall through three .11/.11+ sections before a rest at a crack/flake (gear) @ 55'. At 6' tall, there are no real .12 moves, but the accumulation of .11+ probably merits a .12a rating (under 6' tall uses a slightly harder, alternate sequence).

The moves just below the flake (bolt 7) involve a blind toss that could stymie an onsight attempt... A final .11- section at the last bolt tops it off.

Location 

In The Chuting Gallery, this is the first bolted route. Start about 90' up the gully after The Catwalk cut-off and about 30' below a shallow, left-facing dihedral.

Protection 

8 bolts, 2" cam and 1" cam, and mid-length slings.


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By dameeser
From: denver
Jul 9, 2016

I got on this route not knowing I needed gear. I'm not sure if having gear would make me feel any better. That flake might expand. I vote for a bolt. Fun route.

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