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Yertle the Turtle 

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

   
Type: Sport, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ British: E5 6a [details]
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Submitted By: kyber on Sep 29, 2008
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Description 

Good fun on 11- holds/moves to a tough crux at top. I remember this climb as being a climb that started making me realize good technique will make some hard climbs feel really easy once you get it all down.


Location 

To the left of Flinch 12b and Grinch 12c on Dr Seuss Wall which is the raised area left of Prototype...


Protection 

4 or 5 bolts + anchors (it might have sport anchors these days)



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By LeeAB
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From: ABQ, NM
Dec 2, 2008

This route is only about 30 feet tall, and climbs the nice looking brown rock with 4 bolts.

By Dylan Weldin
From: Austin, Texas
Dec 18, 2011

Painful crux hold makes working on this one rough...

By Brent Kelly
Jan 24, 2012

crux at the top was fighting the pump, but that wasn't the crux move...

By Alfonso
Mar 21, 2014

I think I got the sequence down for a send next time im there. Route has some sharp rock...I found myself being a pus.