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Left Crack 

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

Type:  Trad, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
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Submitted By: Alex Shainman on Aug 30, 2007

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  • Portions of Reservoir Wall are on private land and should not be climbed. MORE INFO >>>
  • RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

  • Description 

    Short route and short crux with a bad size.

    A thin hair harder than Middle Crack. (11d/12a)

    Funky face moves with thin pro to a flare and splitter fingers which starts out perfect but gets loose quickly...Keep your muscles tight! (12a/b)


    Blue - Yellow Aliens are nice at the start, (2-3) Purple - Green Camalots

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    By EldoFiend
    From: WY
    Apr 1, 2010

    At the crux of this climb there is a terrifying set of 1/4" deep track marks in the crack where a cam pulled out.
    By Kevin Volkening
    Feb 8, 2012

    Why this gets low stars is beyond me . . . the finish is a combination of bouldering, rattles, and pure power. One of the better finger cracks in the area!
    By Trevor Bowman
    From: Sheridan, WY
    Mar 18, 2015

    Anchors are all steel now.

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