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Darth Vader 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a PG13

Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 30'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
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Submitted By: Trevor Shearen on Jul 17, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: Sitting atop the pinnacle, the route follows the r...


Two bolts protect the face climbing at the top and bottom, the crack offers additional protection between the bolts.


On the southernmost of the three rock formations that compose "The Galaxy" area. The route follows two bolts and a crack to the summit of the second tallest pinnacle in the group.


2 bolts, medium nuts or medium cams.

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By Nathan D Johnson
Sep 8, 2015
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a PG13

FA: John Biddick

Possible to do without gear, but it's a little heady. Noting that it's only PG-13 if you don't place gear.

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