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Piedra River - Lower West
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First Wall 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Jason Meyer & Wayne Lappeman 2000
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Submitted By: s.price on Dec 1, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: View of First Wall from east side of the river.

Description 

The crux is getting to first bolt. There are big holds for rest of route, but it is pumpy.

Location 

This is the first route in canyon. Walkoff or lower.

Protection 

5 bolts to anchor (now with chains).


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H. Langford low on the route.
H. Langford low on the route.
Alex gettin' it going.
Alex gettin' it going.
"PULLHARD" on the big jugs & holes up high.
"PULLHARD" on the big jugs & holes up high.
Cruising past the crux.
Cruising past the crux.
Alex hits the ledge at 3/4s height. <br />Dean Huwe on belay.
Alex hits the ledge at 3/4s height.
Dean Huwe on b...

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By Rstrang
From: Santa Fe, NM
Jul 5, 2011
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

I liked the route - once I found the good part of the crux holds. Good cruiser after the start.
By Pullhard
May 23, 2014
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

For your climbing pleasure, I have equipped this route with chains at the top anchor.