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Lost Orbit Rock - East Face
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Sloping Beauty 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Chris Miller, October 2001
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Submitted By: C Miller on Apr 6, 2006
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Description 

Around and left from The Angry Inch on the south face of the formation is this slab route.

Work up big holds at the start to a high first bolt and then make the crux mantle (5.10) which leads to easier slab climbing past two more bolts. The last bolt protects a short section of vertical face that guards the anchors.


Protection 

4 bolts, chain anchors



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Sloping Beauty (5.10b), The Angry Inch (5.10d) and The Longest Yard (5.10a) from left to right.
BETA PHOTO: Sloping Beauty (5.10b), The Angry Inch (5.10d) and...
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By susan peplow
From: Joshua Tree
Jun 30, 2008

If you're looking for "just one more route" this is a good choice. It may be low angle but the starting bulge packs a punch and puts your slab skills to work.