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Witches Eye aka Witching Hour? 

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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: Conor Uris on May 26, 2011

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The crux is at the bottom, climb to the chains, or better yet continue through the "eye" and top out. Awesome route. It can go with gear.


This is in a hidden side canyon.


Bolts or standard rack.

Photos of Witches Eye aka Witching Hour? Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Just above the crux.
Just above the crux.
Rock Climbing Photo: James Foerster on the Witches Eye.
James Foerster on the Witches Eye.
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbing through the eye.
Climbing through the eye.

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By BGreen
From: Del Norte, CO
May 30, 2011

This route is Witching Hour (5.11c) in the D'Antonio book. I remember it having a hard start... harder than 11a? My memory tells me yes. Great route!
By William Mondragon
Apr 16, 2012
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

Book says .11c, felt .11c, must be .11c
By sex drugs and rock
From: breck
Oct 19, 2015

Really fun movement after the hard start.

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