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Beef Jerky T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Benediction T 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b PG13
Broken Serenity T,TR 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Confessional, The T,TR 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Crown of Thorns S 5.12c 7b+ 27 IX- 27 E6 6b
Dark Rose S 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Dirge, The S 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Double Cross T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Extreme Unction T,TR 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Feels like Nadine T 5.9+ 5c 17 VI 17 E1 5a PG13
Final Prayer Variation T 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13
Fire and Brimstone T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Fishlips T 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Fortress T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c
Garden of Eden T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Hellfire Variation T 5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a
Holy Grail T 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b
Hungry for Heaven S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Inner Light TR 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Invocation S 5.10d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b
Outer Darkness T 5.3 3+ 10 III 9 VD 3a
Reach the Beach T,TR 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c PG13
Revelation, The S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a PG13
Rosary, The T 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Spirit Prison S 5.2 3 8 II 8 D 2c
Total X T,S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Total X 2 T 5.8- 5b 16 VI- 14 VS 4c
Type: Trad, 60 ft
FA: Tony Calerone, Ken Grob, 1992
Page Views: 133 total · 1/month
Shared By: Greg Gavin on Oct 9, 2009
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

Clip the chains on the Hellfire Variation look up on the 'slab' face, you should see a lone bolt. Cruise on up and past the bolt on some good face holds and try to place gear whenever you can. A 2 bolt anchor will greet you just when you start to hit some sandy ledges and death blocks. It is possible to rap from here to the ground on a 60m.

Location

directly above fire and brimstone/Hellfire variation. the route trends slightly to the left.

Protection

Slim pickins + 1 bolt, so get gear in whenever you can, but watch your rope drag as the route wanders and goes over some bulges.

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grk10vq

 
grk10vq    
 
nadine must have been one horrible pile of.... Aug 2, 2010
Greg Gavin
SLC, UT
 
Greg Gavin   SLC, UT
 
you can combine this with hellfire for one of the longest pitches in fergy and still rap off with one 60m rope. Oct 9, 2009