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Gazelle 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a

   
Type:  Sport, 25'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a [details]
FA: Christian Burrell and Tristan Higbee
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Christian "crisco" Burrell on Jul 22, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: Looking up Gazelle from the bottom. (SLCD seen use...

Description 

The first route you encounter (left side) and a real shorty. Was bolted as a teaching route. Great for beginning leaders. Still, it's not a bad climb.

Location 

Left most short route

Protection 

3 bolts and chains


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By Tristan Higbee
From: Cambodia
Jul 23, 2008

Like Christian said, this was bolted with absolute beginners in mind. It would be great for kids, too. Nothing spectacular. Super easy, super safe.

Also, has the distinction of being the easiest limestone route in the canyon.
By Lee Jensen
Sep 4, 2008

Interesting rock and arete. You even get to climb to the top of a small tower. Nice and shady. What beginning climber could ask for anything more?
By JayBrink
May 31, 2009

Qwik and easy
nice to start a warm up on
By Christopher Sorensen
From: Provo, UT
Sep 7, 2009
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

Good beginning lead, really easy.
By Tracy Ellingson
From: Provo, Utah
Nov 10, 2009
rating: 5.5 4b 13 IV+ 11 MS 4a

Great spot to get away and be by yourself.