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Ralph the Rat 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: grk10vq on Apr 29, 2012

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Ralph the Rat

RAIN AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. MORE INFO >>>

Description 

A steep route with limited options and a committing finish. Climb an inclining slab passing bolts to a soft arete and corner.

Delicate moves from beginning to end, this line is short, but full of surprises. A good climb that is fairly well protected; finish at a chain anchor.

Location 

Earlier on Potash Road, this climb is directly left of Fistful of Potash and just right of Mini Me.

Protection 

Draws and a few long runners for about six bolts.


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Rock Climbing Photo: The arete is left of the thin seam in center.
BETA PHOTO: The arete is left of the thin seam in center.

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By ben jammin
From: Moab, UT
Mar 6, 2014
rating: 5.11- 6c 22 VIII+ 22 E3 5c

Third bolt has pulled on this... heads up.
By Josh Cameron
From: Moab, Colorado
Apr 10, 2015

Climbed this today and seems like the 3rd bolt has been replaced. Also, Stewart Green's guide calls this Ralph the Rat.
By jthmmdom
Dec 22, 2015
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Ralph the rat is quite stout for the grade. It is definitely fun however and worth toproping at least.

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