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Sandstone Enema 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Steagall, Sandefur, Werner, Sobocan ('90)
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Submitted By: Matt McMurray on Feb 12, 2007

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RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone in Red Rocks is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is a fun route that has all the business at the bottom. Crimp past the first two bolts at the bottom, and then enjoy the remaining four bolts to the top.

If you head too far left at the bottom the grade drops to 5.10+.

Location 

This is the third route up canyon on the upper right hand said.

Protection 

Bolts up to the chains.


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By Jon Hartmann
From: Ojai, CA
Mar 28, 2016

I'm not sure but I think this routes description needs to change since the new bolts have moved to the right. Now the crux, while still at the bottom, involves a killer pinch, a mono side pull and an undercling to get to the jug rail at the second bolt. 5.8 crimps after all the way to the ancor. 11.b? I don't know... felt kind of hard to me. Anyone else?

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