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A Year in the Life T,TR 
A Year in the Life, Variation 1 Direct Start T,TR 
A Year in the Life, Variation 2, Left Start T,TR 
Blow Out T,TR 
Evening Visitor T 
Foreign Invasion T,TR 
Hourglass T,TR 
Main Wall Traverse 
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Welcome to Waterloo T 

Foreign Invasion 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a PG13

Type:  Trad, TR, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Paul Shultz on Mar 3, 2009

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Damon on 'Foreign Invasion'


Start at a small, left facing corner and climb the face past a bolt to a small horizontal crack. Continue to the top.


Gear higher up is better then it looks. Be careful on the exciting runout just above the first bolt because a fall could definitely result in decking. Bring small cams and nuts.

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By NEGuiding
From: Matawan, NJ
Jun 9, 2009

Nice, HUGE jug in the beginning of this route. The flake higher up route adds some nice footwork into the climb.
By Ancent
Aug 31, 2015
rating: 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a PG13

I get lost between the varied routes on this face, so I am not sure if I stayed on route. Used the lower vertical crack to the left for protection. Tenuous moves get you higher up where larger #.5-1-sized cracks give you bomber protection.

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