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Sophie's Choice 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on Apr 1, 2013

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Cruising "Sophie's Choice."

Description 

A bouldery start leads up the featured face to amazing small pocket climbing around the right end of the roof, and a right trending series of small pockets. As the pockets end move left and onto the lower angle slab.


Location 

Just left of the small tree at the south end of The Canyon. Sophie's Choice begins right of the slab, right of the gap between The Egg and the left wall of the First Corridor.


Protection 

6 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor.



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The bouldery opening moves of "Sophie's Choice."
The bouldery opening moves of "Sophie's Choice."
Having a great day in the "First Corridor."
Having a great day in the "First Corridor."
A climber working through the crux of "Sophie's Choice."
A climber working through the crux of "Sophie's Ch...
Late afternoon on Sophie's Choice.
Late afternoon on Sophie's Choice.
Making the transition from steep pockets to the slab.
Making the transition from steep pockets to the sl...
Bouldering the start of "Sophie's Choice."
Bouldering the start of "Sophie's Choice."
A climber enjoying the stellar pockets on "Sophie's Choice."
A climber enjoying the stellar pockets on "Sophie'...
A leader working the pockets of "Sophie's Choice."
A leader working the pockets of "Sophie's Choice."
Nearing the transition to the upper slab, on Sophie's Choice.
Nearing the transition to the upper slab, on Sophi...
Enjoying the sweet pockets of "Sophie's Choice."
Enjoying the sweet pockets of "Sophie's Choice."
"Sophie"
"Sophie"
Another satisfied customer descends from "Sophie's Choice."
Another satisfied customer descends from "Sophie's...
Sophie's Choice.
Sophie's Choice.
Sending "Sophie's Choice."
Sending "Sophie's Choice."
Cruising Sophie's Choice.
Cruising Sophie's Choice.
Moving on up on "Sophie's Choice."
Moving on up on "Sophie's Choice."
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By NancyM
From: Acton, California
Jun 22, 2013

Nice route, Ben and Pam!

By Tim Moore
Aug 24, 2013

Nice little route that is fun and well bolted.