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Gemini 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Rex Hong, Mike Fisher, etc, 1988
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Submitted By: Nick Stayner on Jul 29, 2006

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Description 

An outstanding route with multiple cruxes. The name Gemini possibly comes from the route's two characters- thin razor edges to big jugs and vice versa.


Location 

The route climbs the beautiful face between Donini's Crack and Coffee and Cornflakes.


Protection 

Bolted. Chain anchors at the top.



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My crux on the redpoint (6'4" made top easier)
My crux on the redpoint (6'4" made top easier)
Dyno at the crux
Dyno at the crux
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By ktmt
From: Missoula, MT
Nov 15, 2008
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

One of the most memorable midroute rests you're likely to find. Safe, fun route. Good confidence builder for the grade.

By peter heekin
Oct 2, 2010

I believe the name Gemini comes from a roller coaster, as the whole wall is named the roller coaster wall. Collosus is a coaster at Lagoon in Ogden, Utah. I'm pretty sure Tarantula is another roller coaster, so I guessed that Gemini is one too.

By grk10vq
Administrator
Oct 5, 2010

gemini is an old wood and steel rollercoaster at cedar point in ohio. its said to be the most ridden coaster ever, which seems funny cause the bingham guide calls this the most tried .12a in the city.

By zach cook
Jun 18, 2011

One of the best in the city for the grade! crimpy and full of awesomeness! crux is in the middle between the fourth and the fifth bolt.

By Jikimika Dinglehoffer Merritt
From: Lander, Wy
Jul 3, 2011
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

DYNO!! (if youre short)

By Nick Stayner
From: The Magic City
Aug 7, 2011

Thanks for posting the rollercoaster naming info. Funny to happen upon it after posting this route years ago.