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Recession Arete 

YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.11d French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Josh Gross, Madoline Gross
New Route: Yes
Season: All
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Submitted By: Josh Gross on Jan 12, 2009

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Mado climbing "RA".

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Description 

This route has the look of a moderate, but further investigation, reveals a powerful and thin crux.

Location 

Climb the nice arete in the center of Quarry Wall.

Protection 

6 bolts.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Jimmy Menendez on the crux move of Recession Arete...
Jimmy Menendez on the crux move of Recession Arete...
Rock Climbing Photo: Mado working "R A".
Mado working "R A".
Rock Climbing Photo: "Recession Arete".
"Recession Arete".

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By Mark Rolofson
Sep 17, 2010
rating: 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a

This climb is easier than Hairless Dog at the East Quarry and Sun Dog at Animal World in Boulder Canyon. So I agree it is not 5.12a but it deserves to be rated 5.11d. Calling it 5.11a is a joke!

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