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Narthex 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Luke Stollings 1994
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Submitted By: J. Thornton on Feb 17, 2013

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i thingk this is holly crow, asfar as sean o'grad...

Description 

Pull the crux above first bolt. Moves get easier in the corner, then do your penance as the pump sets in on the slightly hungover headwall to the anchor.

This route can get dirty, like most Gtown routes, so bring your brush to clean the holds for the RP.

Location 

Right of La Campanita. Starts up face just right side of the inside corner about 15 feet right of the Wasp Arete.

Protection 

3 bolts, 2-bolt/chain anchor.


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By Morgan F. Smith
From: Texas
Dec 8, 2014
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

Great lead, the beginning is the crux for sure, lots of loose rock, but the moves up to the top are all great! Don't get sucked into using the arete...
By Morgan F. Smith
From: Texas
Aug 31, 2015
rating: 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

I think you're right Erik. I returned yesterday and the lower sequence was much more difficult. There is definitely a broken hold around the first bolt.

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