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Eye of the Hurricane 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

Type:  Trad, Sport, 2 pitches, 190'
Original:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Brown, Tolentino
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Submitted By: mschlocker on Feb 21, 2009

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Eye of the Hurricane P1 is the crack on the right ...

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P.1 Heads up a nice 5.9 crack with a little roof to navigate around. Worth doing on its own.

P.2 Heads up 5.12b on bolts to the top of the El Nino formation.


Starts at the base of the El Nino wall, in the center.


Cams to .3-4"? and quickdraws. Haven't climbed it yet but it looks even better in real life than it does in the photo.

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Rock Climbing Photo: such a sweet line!!!
such a sweet line!!!

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By andre kovacs
From: san diego, ca
Jan 28, 2011

Wish I had the skill to climb the second pitch but the first pitch is pretty great by itself. Crack takes all bigger pieces from a BD #1 to BD #3.

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