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Across To Bear T 
Ain't no Sunshine When it's Gone S 
Angus' Kong T 
Aurora No Boreals S 
Black Hole T 
Blinded by the Light S 
Blink S 
Brighter Side Of Darkness S 
Chromosphere T 
Crack Of Dawn T 
Cragmire S 
English Breakfast Crack T 
Euro-lite S 
Filet Of Sol S 
Fun With Dick And Bob S 
Hardboiled T 
Hashbrowns S 
Head in the McLeods S 
Hebrew Hammer S 
Krymptonite S 
Lein On Me S 
Magnetopause S 
Myopic S 
North American Free Trad Agreement T 
Northern Tights S 
Ra's Arete S 
Red Dwarf T 
Rehearsal of Fortune T 
See the Light T 
Sol Survivor S 
Solar E-clips S 
Solar Flare T 
Solar Sis-stem S 
Solar Wind S 
Sun Baked (No Longer Exists) S 
Sun Demon S 
Sun Dialed S 
Sunny Side Up S 
Tallest Man On Earth T 
Turn The Other Cheek T 
Viking Soared T 
Wedge Of Delight, The S 
White Dwarf S 

Ra's Arete 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: JSt, MWrck
New Route: Yes
Season: Spring, Fall, Winter
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Submitted By: Jimbo on Dec 25, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Ra's Arete (March 2014)


Climb easy rock to ledge, 10 feet left of Sun Demon.
Pull onto arete and crank to top. Gets harder the higher you get.


Obvious arete on left side of small formation 100 yards past Red Dwarf on the way to Solar Flare.


Bolts, Chains

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By Hendrixson
From: Tucson, AZ
Dec 27, 2010

Two years ago I attempted this route and it gave me trouble. Today I returned and relived the experience. Deja vu. This route is tricky.

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