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Coup d' etat S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Infectious Groove T 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Type: Trad, 80 ft
FA: Sean Jones
Page Views: 666 total · 6/month
Shared By: S. Stember on Jun 12, 2009 with updates
Admins: M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Closures for Peregrine Falcon Protection Details

Description

This sustained route clips three bolts at the beginning and continues up the only crack on the wall past a pumpy finger crack.

Protection

up to #2.

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This route is called Infectious Groove. 10d
Sean Jones' first FA! Dec 30, 2017
Alexey
San Jose
  5.11a
Alexey   San Jose
  5.11a
I think the name of this route is "Polish Finger Massage" Dan & Sue McDevitt 1992.
For some reasons the topo page of USGS Wall is omitted from Reid 1998 book, but in FA list- 4 routes are listed at U.S.G.S. Wall area

interesting good quality climb, many green and yellow aliens for the crack. nothing bigger than red alien Oct 28, 2009