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Lipsync T,S 
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Lipsync 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

   
Type:  Trad, Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
FA: David Light
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Submitted By: Pinklebear on Apr 8, 2002

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  • Description 

    This is a hybrid/link-up type route but it actually covers some pretty cool terrain and must be one of the most overhung routes in Eldo.

    Start on Kloeberdanz, cranking through the crux 11a roof until you're perched on the slab over the lip. Move up and left onto the hanging arete and clip a bolt.

    Power out the arete to the lip of roof and clip another bolt, then hand traverse left along the good rail at the lip of the roof band. Clip a final bolt and continue left (crux), eventually joining Guenese at the good lieback flakes over the roof.

    Use long draws on this route to prevent rope drag. It's easiest to clean this one on top-rope.

    Protection 

    Some small gear for the pillar at the start of Kloeberdanz and TCUs/stoppers for the corner on Guenese.


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    By Bart Paull
    From: Boulder, CO
    Mar 16, 2011
    rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

    Awesome route, well worth doing. You can get a #0.75 Camalot in the hueco-like feature just before Guenese to protect the final moves into the corner.