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Rain Day 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

   
Type:  Sport
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: Luke Anaya, Brent Bingham
New Route: Yes
Season: Shade Winter is best
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Submitted By: Red on Jan 28, 2013

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Brent working the sloper. (crux)

Portions of the approach and cliffs of this area are on private land. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Scramble up to and climb the tufa to a block, then pass a sloper, large crimps and end on the lyback.
Just like the route to the left and the six routes to the right, this routes ends half way up the wall just before a large ledge (balcony).

Location 

Just to the right of LLN, just left of Grip it and Rip it.

Protection 

Bolts


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Tufa pinching, crimp pulling fun
Tufa pinching, crimp pulling fun
Brent, grabbing the jug under the top crack.
Brent, grabbing the jug under the top crack.
gaston
gaston
eying the next good hold
eying the next good hold

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By Pat Mac
From: Tempe
Jan 28, 2013
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

Great addition to the ever expanding wall of Tufa city!!!! Many more exciting things to come!!!!! Fun route Red Thanks Man!
By 1Eric Rhicard
Apr 1, 2013

Solid 5.11 but more climbing than you might expect looking at it.
By Rstrang
From: Santa Fe, NM
Jan 1, 2014
rating: 5.11c/d 7a 24 VIII 25 E4 6a

One REALLY difficult move around a bunch of very cool climbing. Felt to me like another one of the "dreaded .11s" . If it's hot and sunny the move off the sloppy crimp feels 5.12ish - the rest of the route is awesome cool stuff.