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Welcome to the Iris Slab T,TR 

Welcome to the Iris Slab 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Blitzo on Jul 28, 2007

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This is the next crack, right of "Get Up, Stand Up".


Pro to 1".

Two-bolt anchor at top.

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By rex parker
From: las vegas n.v
Jan 4, 2011

the iris slab is awsome really crimpy mid grade climbing this area is fun to top rope the crimpy climbing will make you a better climber.
By jackkelly00
Jul 21, 2011

Be comfortable to do the crux moves above your last gear which is a micronut. Heady lead
By Matt N
From: Santa Barbara, CA
May 6, 2013

Heady 5.8 for sure.
By Eric Fjellanger
Jul 27, 2013

Thirded... I would say this whole crag is better suited for toproping, unless you're very solid at the grades.
By kenr
Aug 1, 2015
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

two-bolt anchor at top.
We did it on Top-Rope -- rather fun.
Both interesting jamming in the crack and interesting footwork.

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