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Potash Sanction 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Charlie Folwer, solo 1988
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Submitted By: Brad Brandewie on May 19, 2007

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Lisa Foster turning the roof.

Description 

This route climbs a left-facing corner system and is located 30 feet left of Pinhead and to the right of an old aid line marked by pin scars. Use a variety of techniques up to and over the offwidth roof and continue to the anchors. There is a drilled angle on the left wall before the roof.

Protection 

A set of cams up to #3 Camalot with some extras in the hand and smaller sizes as well as a #5 Camalot (old style) for the roof. You will be able to see what gear is needed for most of the route from the base.


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Jason Rite on the start of the route.
Jason Rite on the start of the route.
young climber from fort collins
young climber from fort collins

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By Greg D
From: Here
Apr 21, 2010
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Umm. This route was named Potash Sanction many years ago, not Post-ash sanction. Any reason for the name change?
By Joe Huggins
From: Grand Junction
Sep 12, 2011

I'm sure this is a mispelling, Charlie was pretty adept with language.
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