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Middle Crack 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.12- French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: Alex Shainman on Aug 30, 2007

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Middle Crack, Sunset

  • 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 but sweet. The SWEET SIZE if you dig finger cracks (and your fingers fit)!

    Easier than Power Line (12b) and more pure splitter than Johnny Cat (11c)...Second digi and full finger action (male-size hands). (11d/12a)

    Protection 

    (3-4) 3/4, (4) 1 Friends


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    Rock Climbing Photo: About to leave the last good foothold and enter th...
    About to leave the last good foothold and enter th...
    Rock Climbing Photo: pre crux spanking.
    pre crux spanking.
    Rock Climbing Photo: Showing the steep upper section of Middle Crack.  ...
    Showing the steep upper section of Middle Crack. ...

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    By michalm
    Apr 11, 2016

    3-4 .4s and 3-4 .5s protect this route pretty well. The crux comes late and gets really burly really fast.

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