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Family Man 

YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Tim Naylor, J Foley, Donna & Milan
New Route: Yes
Season: summer
Page Views: 1,121
Submitted By: Jfoley on May 25, 2010

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Description 

Currently the hardest route in Comales Canyon. Steep line with continuous hard moves to a rest midway then easier climbing above. Climbs steep orange face behind big tree to black arete above.

Location 

This route is located on independent formation "Tim's Thumb" a small cliff with pointy summit partially visible from and left of Fire Wall about 30 meters. Walk Left from Fire Wall past first wall with roof routes.

Protection 

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By tim naylor
Jun 2, 2010

beautiful line, thanks Jay.
By Bowe Ellis
From: Taos, NM
May 18, 2014
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

Absolutely fantastic voyage full of cool moves.