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Winter's End 

Winter's End 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Mike Schneiter
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Michael Schneiter on May 26, 2013
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Description 

This is a new route with steep climbing on gray limestone. It has technical moves below the steepest section and a delicate move right to a good hold with an easier finish.


Location 

This is the next route right of Wedding Streak. Look for the glue-in bolts and fixed draws on the steep route in a gray streak.


Protection 

5 glue-in bolts and anchor.



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By Michael Schneiter
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
May 26, 2013

Just getting this added quickly as a placeholder and to potentially avoid any confusion because of the new routes. Will update shortly as well as improve the beta on Doctor's Orders and Rehab, two more new routes in the Sno Cone.

By D-Storm
Jul 28, 2013
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c

Though very short, the climb is worthy with two very fun sequences on good rock. It is not 5.11, however. While the sequences are tricky, they are separated by a bomber rest. I would call this benchmark 10d and a good primer for breaking into the harder climbs. Also, the cable draws seem silly for such a simple route. Perhaps this was set up to build confidence for new leaders? Mike, aside from the cable draws, thank you for adding some fun climbing to the wall here.

By D-Storm
Aug 14, 2013
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ E3 5c

I climbed this again the other day and felt that this route is indeed 5.11a. I still think 5.11b is too generous if a route is barely more than three bolts long, it has to be pretty hard to be 5.11 and it has to have high quality rock to be worthwhile, which it is. (Edited this comment regarding the star rating, as my opinions continue to evolve.)