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Lock Down 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 55'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Jack Marshall aka Tripper Jack
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Submitted By: susan peplow on Jan 2, 2007

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Jackie Trejo pulling into the crux.


Great route going right up the middle of the right Twin Tower. Fun, well protected and good rock.


Can be found on the middle portion of the right twin tower. Easily identifiable as it shares the last two bolts & anchor with "Sort of Silly" directly to it's left. You can see all the bolts and anchor from the ground.

Mayr guidebook - route 805


6 bolts - shut anchors

Photos of Lock Down Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: "Lock Down". Photo by Blitzo.
BETA PHOTO: "Lock Down". Photo by Blitzo.
Rock Climbing Photo: Sending the Lock Down - second bolt in photo refle...
Sending the Lock Down - second bolt in photo refle...
Rock Climbing Photo: Chris Aeria sending Lock Down.
Chris Aeria sending Lock Down.
Rock Climbing Photo: Bolt Locations
BETA PHOTO: Bolt Locations

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From: San Diego, Ca
Nov 12, 2012
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13

You might want to stick clip the first 2 bolts, a fall from there would have you deck with an unpleasant landing.
By Clif Clap
Apr 2, 2016

A fall after the first bolt is going to be a hard, static catch but shouldn't cause a deck. Blowing the second clip is another matter, but you could say that about a lot of routes.

Crux moves through the second and third bolts with some long reaches. Mellows afterwards but remains balancy and technical. Another great route at the Twin Towers.

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