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Release the Craken 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A2+

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 4 pitches, 400'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c A2+ [details]
FA: Richard Ludwig and Jeremy Aslaksen
New Route: Yes
Season: All year
Page Views: 438
Submitted By: Jeremy Aslaksen on Jan 21, 2013

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Summit chimney including death block.

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

We did this route in four pitches plus some scrambling to access the virgin summit tower.

Location 

See pics for location

Protection 

3 sets of cams. We had (2)#4, (2)#5 and (1) #6 as I recall

(1) #3 Pecker is nice on the last pitch.


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By Steve "Crusher" Bartlett
Feb 7, 2013

Good work boys!

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