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Gettin' Off The Porch 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 55'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
FA: EFR, Vince Bates, Braxton Norwood, Jesse Shultz, Geir Hundal,'08
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: 1Eric Rhicard on Jul 27, 2008
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Jesse Shultz flashing Gettin off the Porch 12-.
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Description 

Cool moves off the ground then left onto some slightly funky vertical rock. Up to really cool moves past bulge to powerful laybacks. I think once the 15 feet of funky rock cleans up a little more this will be a blast.


Location 

On the Orifice Wall it starts in the grey rock at the inverted V slot where you start to drop down to reach the route Hard Day At The Orifice. For those of you who are familiar with the place it is just left of the abandoned route with the 15 year old red tag on it.


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Photos of Gettin' Off The Porch Slideshow Add Photo
Eric Rhicard rockin' it.
Eric Rhicard rockin' it.
EFR
EFR
Geir Gettin Off The Porch
Geir Gettin Off The Porch
EFR
EFR
Me, trying to get off the porch
Me, trying to get off the porch
Braxton Norwood starting the route.  Photo Chelsea Cook
Braxton Norwood starting the route. Photo Chelsea...
Jesse B. (for badass) Schultz in his cowboyish onsight of Getting off the Porch, belayed by Megan, who may certainly deserve part of the credit.
Jesse B. (for badass) Schultz in his cowboyish ons...
Vince Bates cruising on the second ascent.
Vince Bates cruising on the second ascent.
Meghan getting off the porch
Meghan getting off the porch
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By Geir
From: Tucson, AZ
Aug 10, 2009
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a

On Saturday Jon Ruland redpointed this climb, his first 12! Congrats Jon!!!

By Jon Ruland
From: Tucson, AZ
Aug 10, 2009
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ E5 6a

WOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO THANKS GEIR!! I R TEH WINZ!!11!

By JSchultz
Oct 5, 2011

I heard through the grapevine that Jared (the newlywed) sent Gettin off the Porch recently. Way to go Jared! That's a great end to the summer of work at the orifice!