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East of East St. Louis 

YDS: 5.13c French: 8a+ Ewbanks: 30 UIAA: X- ZA: 31 British: E7 7a

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.13c French: 8a+ Ewbanks: 30 UIAA: X- ZA: 31 British: E7 7a [details]
FA: Dave Groth
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Submitted By: HTeale on Jul 1, 2010

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Upper crux, not so vertical like the lower crux. S...

Description 

Climb in the middle of the face. Vertical, then steep.

Protection 

Bolted sport route.


Photos of East of East St. Louis Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: One more move to a rest
One more move to a rest
Rock Climbing Photo: "East of East St Louis".
BETA PHOTO: "East of East St Louis".
Rock Climbing Photo: Only a few more moves...
Only a few more moves...
Rock Climbing Photo: Prepare yourself for some small sharp holds
Prepare yourself for some small sharp holds
Rock Climbing Photo: The resting jug
The resting jug
Rock Climbing Photo: East of East St. Loius, lower crux. -April 2004
East of East St. Loius, lower crux. -April 2004
Rock Climbing Photo: Heading to the anchors
Heading to the anchors
Rock Climbing Photo: Moving onto steeper rock
Moving onto steeper rock
Rock Climbing Photo: The END! The upper crux is amazing. This had only ...
The END! The upper crux is amazing. This had only ...

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By Remo
From: Madison, WI
Sep 12, 2010

FA: Dave Groth. I've heard this being called 14a.
By Corey Morris
From: Fort Hood, TX
Oct 17, 2010

6 bolts plus anchors...
By Dave Groth
Nov 30, 2010

Not sure on bolt count but we rated it 13c then maybe harder now....It's a great route and should deserve 4 stars. Its complicated and requires a very tough sequence at the end. It's an impressive line just not a lot of good holds.
Dave Groth

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