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Ride the Lightning 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: Luke D and Greg M
Season: Summer
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Submitted By: Price on Jul 24, 2007

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BETA PHOTO: Unknown climber riding the lightning
Please respect this beautiful area. Stay on established trails and do not trample any vegetation

Description 

Starts on the East face arete, then pulls onto North face. Harder than it looks, especially 3-5.


Location 

on the eastern edge of the wall on the obvious arete.


Protection 

7 bolts and anchors



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By JimG
Jul 24, 2008

This was a very good route; great rock on the east side of the arete.

By Alec
Sep 12, 2009
rating: 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Nice, much harder start to the Virus. Climbs slightly overhanging rock up four bolts with edges, crimps and some sweet ringlocks. Don't even bother with the first bolt.

By Sam Miller
From: salt lake city, UT
Aug 5, 2012

Great Climb! I wish it kept going straight up the arete and didn't move right.