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The Blight 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 35'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Bill Boyle
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Submitted By: J Farley on Aug 16, 2009

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Right-most bolt line without any draws.

Located in a National Forest Fee Area MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This is a shorter route that starts to the right of High Water. It is soft for the grade and could be 5.11d

Location 

This route is to the right of High Water

Protection 

Bolts to chain anchor


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Get your side-pulling, crimpy-pinches on.
Get your side-pulling, crimpy-pinches on.

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By Thomas Holmes
From: Utah
Sep 5, 2012
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

The Ruckman describes this route as having a hard clip. I couldn't help but notice the second bolt (crux clip) has been moved almost a foot lower then its original placement, possibly making the clip harder or easier depending on your height.
By lewisslc
From: Salt Lake City, Ut
May 27, 2014
rating: 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

I don't know about the second bolt being moved, but regardless, in my opinion, it is still difficult to clip. Don't blow it. Considering the area, this isn't 11d. Certainly harder below the shelf, then anything on Reaching For Razors, but after that is probably 5.9(?) climbing. Fun, short, sequential route...