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Follow Your Bliss 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10- French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: D. Suess & M. Hill
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Submitted By: Will Cobb on Apr 11, 2006

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Follow Your Bliss

And give it to the Access Fund. MP will give up to $50k. Join or give and MP will match!

Description 

Sweet handjams and liebacks in a left facing corner. Most climbers will lieback this route, but I found that it is very secure to jam it straight on.

This is certainly one of the cleanest corners in all of Sedona.

Location 

This route is located on the far left end of the Church Wall. It may be 150-200 yards left of Genesis. During the approach a short 4th Class traversing move must be negotiated before arriving at the base. The route does not come into view until you are almost under it.

The route ascends a large left facing corner split by a sweet hand crack.

Protection 

2 x .75 Camalot
2 x 1 Camalot
3 x 2 Camalot
3 x 3 Camalot
Two bolt rap anchor at top of route.


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By JMo
From: Tucson, AZ
Feb 19, 2012
rating: 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

A little taste of the creek. There it would be 2 stars, or one. Here, if you like hand size splitters, it's 4.
By Ashort
Dec 31, 2014

We didn't find this one first time up there. When you think you have gone too far left along the wall keep going. Make the exposed step and scramble up a slab and the route is just ahead. You can scope the line from the trail before heading up the wash.
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