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The Streak (second anchors) 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 2 pitches, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.13a French: 7c+ Ewbanks: 29 UIAA: IX+ ZA: 29 British: E6 6c [details]
FA: Eric Horst
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Submitted By: mherman on Sep 24, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: JAG on The Streak

Description 

One of the last routes at the big wall between Hinterland and Alpine Line. Starts on left facing ramp and follows the dihedral up towards the first anchors. Follow the pocket and prow up and slightly right to the second set of anchors. Careful as holds continue to break between the prow and the anchors.


Location 

Located in the Big Wall area.


Protection 

Six bolts to the first anchors, fixed draws from the first anchors to the second.



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By Justin Johnsen
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From: Sacramento, CA
Jun 26, 2014

Birdsboro climbing website lists FA of Opposing Gravity 5.13 as Jerry Marquardt, 1995?

By Crossing
From: Breinigsville, PA
Jul 16, 2014

Justin - The Streak and Opposing Gravity share the first 4 bolts (up to the first anchor). The Streak continues straight up past the refrigerator block and up the thin face, whereas Opposing Gravity trends left after the first anchor and pulls the small roof and up the thin face. So Opposing Gravity and The Streak are two separate routes. I hope I cleared up any misunderstanding.