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YDS: 5.2 French: 3 Ewbanks: 8 UIAA: II ZA: 8 British: D 2c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 96'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.2 French: 3 Ewbanks: 8 UIAA: II ZA: 8 British: D 2c [details]
FA: Darren Knezek
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Darren Knezek on Apr 19, 2009

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Description 

This is the first route on your right after you get to The Waterfall Wall. It's right on the ridge creating a border between Tatooine and The Waterfall Wall. Begin up on a pedestal with a ring bolt for your belayer to clip into. The route is like a mountaineering ridge but with some nice rock and very sweet views. It's not very hard, but the exposure is unbelievable. Huge drop offs to your right and left and the route tops out on top of the wall. A climb that will make you realize how cool 5.2 can be sometimes.


Location 

The right side of The Waterfall Wall starting on top of a small airy ledge.


Protection 

All bolts about 15 including chains.



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The view of Skywalker looking south. Quite a beautiful view! You belay on the big ledge at the base with a belay bolt.
BETA PHOTO: The view of Skywalker looking south. Quite a beaut...
Unknown climbers on Skywalker (the buttress left of center). The Waterfall Wall is on the left, Tatooine is on the right.
Unknown climbers on Skywalker (the buttress left o...
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By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Apr 21, 2009

Quick and fun... Galaxy Area has several of these routes that you would think are too easy to be worth it...but end up being good.