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Finktion Arete 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Manuel Rangel
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Submitted By: markguycan on Apr 28, 2006

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At the east end of the Finktion wall Look for huge roof. Start near giant prickly pear cactus. Overhung start to 90' of edges and sidepulls, stays on arete mostly. several cruxes, awesome exposure!



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By NickSch
From: Golden, CO
Nov 15, 2012

I would suggest extending some draws beneath the bulges starting at the very first bolt to avoid bad rope drag near the top.
By manuel rangel
From: Tempe, Arizona
May 27, 2013

Good point Nick. How did you do the finish?
By NickSch
From: Golden, CO
May 30, 2013

I think the 2 times Ive been on this route ive finished both left and right around the arete. Dont remember which one felt easier.

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