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Flying Scorpion

5.10b, Sport, 90 ft,  Avg: 2.4 from 77 votes
FA: Dane Bass
International > N America > Mexico > Northern Mexico > Nuevo Leon > El Potrero Chico > Virgin Canyon > Lower Virgin

Description

a bit shorter and a tiny bit harder than its neighbor selam. but otherwise very similar moves and holds.

Location

between selam and bad cop.

Protection

8 or 9 bolts

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The opening moves on Flying Scorpion
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A little further up on Flying Scorpion.
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Unknown climber scurries up Flying Scorpion.
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Rob Albert
  5.10a
[Hide Comment] This route actually felt a little easier than Selam - YMMV. Much shorter, and more straightforward. Fun climb, worth doing. Nov 26, 2017
TrevorRoulstin
Durango, Co
 
[Hide Comment] This route Is a magic carpet ride of badassery! Your Future Self will thank you for beginning the trans-formative process. Feb 23, 2018
gblauer Blauer
Wayne, PA
[Hide Comment] A very happy "gym" climb. Jugs, jugs and more jugs Mar 7, 2018
Colin Brochard
Austin
 
[Hide Comment] A bit sharp for my taste, but fun nonetheless. Might clean up over time. Nov 25, 2018