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Sharka Zulu 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 130'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10+ French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 20 British: E3 5b [details]
FA: Unknown
Season: Climb when weather is warm. Very shady route.
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Submitted By: J. Hickok on Sep 22, 2010

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  • Portions of Reservoir Wall are on private land and should not be climbed. MORE INFO >>>
  • RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

  • Description 

    This route has a few difficult sections, but the crux is probably the wide climbing in the upper third of the route.

    The beginning of the climb looks hard to protect, and it kinda is, but with smart gear placement it is safe.

    This route is kinda stout, sometimes very sandy, and not frequently climbed. But it is FUN.


    This route is right of Ninja, and left and up the hill from Pente. There was a plaque in Sept. 2010. It is a left facing long corner, with anchors that are not visible from the bottom. Two ropes to get down.


    Bring a double set, with a triple set of hands sizes. Bring a 4" piece, one or two 4.5" pieces, and a 5" piece. Smaller gear at the bottom.

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