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Runaway Train 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b

   
Type: Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6b [details]
FA: Jones, Cox, Bloom, Crawley
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Colin Cox on Oct 30, 2011
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Description 

A good sport route that follows a seam and beautiful rock through three distinct cruxes.


Location 

This route starts next to a pointy boulder lying next to the wall. Look for the pretty, steep crack up high with the prominent water streak on the face to the right. This route has a cruxy mantle past the 2nd bolt that is pretty easy to identify.


Protection 

bolts - use a long runner on the 1st bolt.



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By john crawley
From: flagstaff, az
Nov 20, 2011

This thing is the definition of aesthetic climbing. I loved this route. Try to climb this one in cooler temps. When its hot out it feels more like 12d.