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Paradigm Shift 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

Type:  Sport, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
FA: Dee and David Tvedt
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Submitted By: hotlum on Feb 6, 2010

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Make varied .9 movies as you ascend the Turtle in a forested setting. Stays cool in the summer and damp in the winter.


This route starts midway up the west face of Turtle Rock. There is a large snag just up hill from the flattened out belay spot.



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By Don Gilman
From: St. George, Utah
May 20, 2014

Paradigm Shift is a great route, but it is more of a 5.8 than a 5.9, in my opinion. Loads of fun though!

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