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Spaceshuttle to Kolob 

YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Todd Perkins
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Submitted By: Blake Cash on Jul 7, 2006

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Falling off of a great climb. Photo By: Matt Schw...

Description 

Starts up an easy slab to some harder than it looks moves, clip a double long draw, then stand up and clip another off of a left hand side pull and then climb back down into the pod and rest up. Moving back out of the pod make a big right hand move followed by a heel-hand match to an undercling, from here you gain a big jug hueco and clip another short draw. Rest here again, the crux cometh: large dyno to a left hand pocket followed by a handful of moderately hard moves gains the finish jug of the crux. stem up inside and head right along a sloping arete to clip the shared anchors for Speaking in Tongues. If you head straight up after the crux you're on Golden.

Protection 

bolts to fixed biners.


Photos of Spaceshuttle to Kolob Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Perkins (no relation) Starting the crux
BETA PHOTO: Mike Perkins (no relation) Starting the crux
Rock Climbing Photo: Sticking the crux move
Sticking the crux move

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By Scott W
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Mar 29, 2011
rating: 5.12c/d 7c 28 IX 28 E6 6b

Fairly height dependent getting into jugs. I'm 5'10 almost 5'11 and I gotta REACH for jug at the crux.
By Hyrum j. C
From: St george, ut
Mar 11, 2016
rating: 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b

If instead of going for the long dyno move to the jug use the slot for a foot jam and use the little arch right hand undercling stand up to a sharp left hand gaston bump right hand to a small side pull then adjust feet then bump right hand to a sloper in the bottom of the hueco then left hand to a good slot hold then right hand to a jug. Do that and i think this thing probably could go at 12b/c.

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