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Clockwerk Orange 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c R

Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c R [details]
FA: James Crump
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Submitted By: Craig Childre on Oct 30, 2006

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This climb is so cool.

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Climbs through thin edges and crimps starting left of the tree. Stellar climb at the grade. Originally rated 11a, but recent repeats look to downgrade it. A good slab climber it will feel more like a moderate to hard 10.


Left side of Orange peel area at the nice sheltered landing. Staring left of the tree. Rap off.


3 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.

To set up a TR, climb Mystery and imagination and traverse to the Clockwerk anchor.

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By Ryan A. Ray
From: Weatherford, TX
Nov 16, 2009
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

Fun edgy face climb. Felt easier than an 11a. Id say a 10c. The Bolts are well placed and the falls very clean. Its a bit runout towards the top, but on easier terrain. This route used to be runout before it was retrobolted with a third bolt. :( A must lead route!

By jfailing
From: Lone Pine, CA
May 11, 2015
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b R

Stellar edging! Really had fun on this one. TR'd, but I'd like to come back and lead it for full effect. Agree that this may be more like 10c.
By Jacob Creighton
Apr 9, 2016
rating: 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c R

While the bolts may be well placed to avoid serious "no fall" zones, there is definitely room for taking a ground fall if you blow the mantle before clipping the second bolt and/or have a belayer who is anything other than stellar. I would say the grade is on par in comparison to other 10d-11ish climbs in the park. Knocking this heady climb down to 10c will lure in climbers unknowingly leading way above their pay grade. It is also hard to downgrade a route on TR...just sayin'...;)

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