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Search for Klingons 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b PG13

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b PG13 [details]
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Submitted By: C Miller on Jul 11, 2002

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Jason Partin searching for Klingons amidst the sma...


Climb the arching crack to a large block, mount that and then head straight up on slabby face past two bolts to the top. A little runout up high but it gets progressively easier the higher you go. One star out of five.


This is the next route right of Doin' Life and start from a prominent right-arching crack.


2 bolts, gear to 2", 2 bolt anchor/rap

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By Drederek
Apr 1, 2004
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b

This was easy for the grade and the upper slab reminiscent of 'Walk on the Wild Side'.
By Infernal Doom Fanatic
Oct 1, 2004
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Nice slabby climb, not really a 5.7 if you're proficient in slab climbing. Not nearly as exciting as Jaws or Lickety Splits, but has value as far as adding to your route list.
By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Apr 8, 2007

Definately a fun climb - nice crack leading to sparsely protected slab. Don't let the R rating scare you, if you like slab, the runout is easy climbing and doesn't need any bolts.
By Bill Olszewski
From: Colorado Springs, CO
Apr 27, 2008

There is now a two bolt rap anchor after the slab eases off. This can also be used to top-rope this climb, as well as Doin' Life and Casual, but takes about 20' of runners to remove the rope drag.
By Steven Reneau
Dec 22, 2013

A bit over 100' to the anchors, with midpoint of 60 m rope ~10'' above ground. Single rope rap might work with stretch, but not sure.

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