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Twenty Something Arete 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b Hueco: V0- Font: 4- R

Type:  Trad, Boulder, 20'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b Hueco: V0- Font: 4- [details]
FA: Mark Roth, Jay Eggleston, Glen Charnoski
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Mark Roth on Dec 13, 2009

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A good shot of the arete with both climber and bel...

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The technical crux is getting off the ground, the mental crux is near the top. There really isn't any gear, and it's not tall enough to bolt. You wouldn't want to fall, but you probably won't.
The name comes from the hard to read graffiti at the base, and because of the height....


This is the short but attractive arete up in the gully at the start of the MBA area.


No good gear, and no anchor.
If you can't find the walk off, you probably won't find the car either....

Photos of Twenty Something Arete Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: This is it!
BETA PHOTO: This is it!
Rock Climbing Photo: Placing some psychological gear that likely won't ...
Placing some psychological gear that likely won't ...
Rock Climbing Photo: Topping out.
Topping out.

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