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Bee's Brunch T 
Lighting the Torch T 
Live and Let Dyno S 
Periscope T 
Rest and Digest T 
Torch View T 
Torched T 
Torchfinger T 
Torchraker T 

Torch View 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Arjun Heimsath and Hanna Breetz
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: arjunmh on Nov 25, 2011

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AMH at top of Periscope, Torch view is the crack o...


The right vertical crack (closest to the Torch) on the uppermost east-facing wall. Access the base of the wall from the scramble up towards the base of the Torch from the south. Getting on top enables a close view of the torch. Rap from anchors near the top of “Periscope”. Good trad practice.


See map, just to the right of Periscope.


Trad single rack.

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From: Mesa AZ
Nov 21, 2012

Thought this climb was a 5.6 - solid easy climbing and no more than 3 pieces needed

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