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Checkered Demon
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Checkered Demon T 
Face Shot T 
Gigantor S 
Houser Arete T 
Luna 12 S 
Ruby and the Dykes T 
Some Assembly Required S 
Take a Hike S 
Yonkers S 
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Face Shot 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Larry Scritchfield 1984
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Submitted By: Ben Folsom on Aug 27, 2007

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Ben Folsom climbing Face Shot (5.8). On the Check...

Description 

Climb up the center of the mottled face using nuts and small cams for pro and then past three nice bolts to a two bolt anchor with chains.

Location 

This route is on the nice face left of the main section of the Checkered Demon.

Protection 

A set of nuts and maybe some small cams.


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By Ben Folsom
Aug 27, 2007

A nice start to this is to climb the wide crack directly below the face. Probably a little bit harder than 5.8.
By Larry
From: SoAZ
Jan 9, 2008

Huh...when I put this up, it had just one bolt.
By Ben Folsom
Jan 30, 2008

Yeah, three bolts now, don't know why... The whole thing would be well protected by natural gear.
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