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Get It On 

YDS: 5.12c/d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12c/d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX British: E6 6b [details]
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Submitted By: lee hansche on Dec 18, 2007
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Ian getting it on.

Description 

A stout little route that will get your tendons working right off the ground, Get It On is known to be burly but a little technique would certainly make it a bit more reasonable.

Stick clip the first or second bolt and use a couple good holds to establish your self on the route. Enjoy the good holds because they run out quickly. Puzzle out a sequence from the many crimps above. Looks like there are many options but they are all quite hard, this is the meat of the climb for sure. A final long move gets you to a good hold midway up the climb and though its not over things ease up a good bit. Use pockets and crimps through here to gain a nice jug at the top and clip those chains.

Looked like holds have broken off in a few places. I don't know if the route has changed much since the guide came out. It feels 5.12d to me.


Location 

On the far right end of Main Cliff you will see a 50 foot tall imposing wall with a bit of a cave under it. Get It On is the left of the 2 hard routes that tackle this wall.


Protection 

5 bolts to 2 bolt anchor. Currently fixed with draws and lower-off biners.



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Ian making the hard clip.
Ian making the hard clip.
RB making a tough 3rd clip, rockin the sweater
RB making a tough 3rd clip, rockin the sweater
Otey getting ready for battle under Get It On... I wouldn't F*%# with him...
Otey getting ready for battle under Get It On... I...
The fixed draws mark the line of Get It On 5.12c/d...
BETA PHOTO: The fixed draws mark the line of Get It On 5.12c/d...
Matt on get it on
Matt on get it on
lily on get it on
lily on get it on
Gettin' it on...
Gettin' it on...
lily on a nice autumn evening
lily on a nice autumn evening
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By lee hansche
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From: goffstown, nh
Aug 21, 2008

the 3rd bolt kept coming very loose and i hand tightened it a couple times... i tightened it with a wrench the other day (as well as the 2nd bolt) so they should be good for a while so... Get It On!

By ZachDKing
From: Rumney NH
Aug 12, 2010

For one reason or another this route no longer has fixed draws..

By Colin R
From: Ottawa, ON
Nov 21, 2010
rating: 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b

This route deserves more traffic - I never see anyone else on it. It's is as good as Venus imo (though I haven't sent Venus yet I have worked on it a bit). The technical crux (for me) is a funky long deadpoint for the left hand sloping crimp/rail using the sh*tty right hand crimp you clip off, then a hard lock-off and bump to the two right hand gaston holds. Mental crux was apparently just below the anchors where I have fallen twice from pumping out (go figure). When I picture an ideal sport route in my mind, I come up with something not unlike this route. As Lee says "Get it on!"....

By Colin R
From: Ottawa, ON
Nov 21, 2010
rating: 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b

PS - A couple bolts may need to be tightened on this route, the first one for sure (even though I started with the second bolt clipped).

By James Otey
From: NH
Nov 21, 2010
rating: 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX E6 6b

A right drop knee makes the move to the right hand gaston waaay easier and super static.