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Hands of Blue 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 45'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Perin Blanchard
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Perin Blanchard on Sep 7, 2013

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BETA PHOTO: 5 Hands of Blue 5.10c

Located in a National Forest Fee Area MORE INFO >>>

Description 

A fun, technical start on vertical, blue-streaked limestone leads to a ledge. Next is a strenuous, awkward roof followed by edges and pockets on lower-angled rock which lead to the chains.

It's possible to do the lower part using the corner to the right at various points. The longer you wait to touch the corner, the more fun it is, but also more difficult.

Location 

On the uphill end of the blue-gray wall. The start is a blank-looking, blue-streaked section bracketed by shallow corners on each side.

Protection 

6 bolts, chain anchors.


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