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El Machete 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Drew Nevius on Jan 3, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: El Machete.

Description 

Climb the blunt arete in the middle of the wall. Boulder up to the first bolt, climb right of the second bolt, and then finish on the vertical wall above.

Location 

Blunt arete in middle of wall.

Protection 

3 bolts and a 2 bolt chain anchor


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Rock Climbing Photo: Beginning bulge of machete
Beginning bulge of machete

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By Jake Cantu
Jan 25, 2016
rating: 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a

Really awkward first couple of bolts. Feels harder than 5.9 if you get the beta wrong. The top section is fun and has a good sequence.

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