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Voila 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a/b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Bob Horan and Chul Lee, 1997
Season: winter
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Submitted By: bhoran on Jan 21, 2009

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Ian Cruising the crux of Voila.

Description 

This is located up and around the corner to the right from Weather Report. Climb the steep colorful wall just right of Grande Finale. It has 11 bolts to a two bolt anchor.

Location 

It is located up and around the corner to the right from Weather Report just right of Grande Finale.

Protection 

11 bolts to a 2 bolt anchor.


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Matt Bebe on Voila, photo: Bob Horan.
Matt Bebe on Voila, photo: Bob Horan.
Looking down at Voila Wall.
Looking down at Voila Wall.
Voila.
Voila.

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By Mark Rolofson
Nov 11, 2012
rating: 5.12b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6b

Great route that has cleaned up since the 1990s, when it had some friable holds. One that was glue reinforced and was the clip hold for the 4th bolt. Bob used the wrong sort of glue, and after it got wet, it was useless. I pulled this hold off around 1998 and what a rude surprise as I whipped off. Luckily I wasn't clipping. Ever since, the route has been harder than 5.12a. I climbed it again in 2008 & 2012, and it is solid 5.12b if not 5.12b/c. Sustained moves from the 2nd to 6th bolt. Great vertical face.
By Garrett Bales
From: Lake City, CO
Apr 7, 2013
rating: 5.12a/b 7b 26 VIII+ 26 E5 6a

Sharp, short, and bouldery, fun sequence and worthy. Probably the best route at this crag with Midnight Express. Skip the rest of the crag.