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Routes in Slab City (Center)

Vertical Vee S 5.11d 7a 24 VIII 25 E5 6a
Type: Sport, 70 ft
FA: Richard Jensen, Don Woods & Dean Woods, 1980, FFA: Louie Anderson, 2004
Page Views: 517 total, 7/month
Shared By: Ken Noyce on Feb 21, 2012
Admins: C Miller, Euan Cameron, M. Morley, Adam Stackhouse, Salamanizer suchoski, Justin Johnsen, Vicki Schwantes

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Open, with restrictions: Park on the street Details

Description

Vertical Vee climbs a prominent dihedral in the center of Slab City. The crux is pulling over the roof on slopey pin scars with terrible feet between the third and fourth bolts. After the fifth bolt the route moves one crack to the right of the start crack.

Location

This route is a very obvious dihederal going over a roof down low in the center of slab city.

Protection

7 bolts to a two bolt anchor, be careful clipping the last bolt as a fall here would land you on the ankle breaking ledge below.

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kevin deweese
Oakland, Ca
kevin deweese   Oakland, Ca
Sorry, I moved my website from the link above.

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Great route for aid solo practice if you're good at setting unconventional ground anchors. Goes clean so even if it hadn't gone free, there'd be NO need to nail or head. Hand placed beaks are good as are hooks and camhooks. Sep 11, 2014
Bill Dugan
San Bernardino, CA
Bill Dugan   San Bernardino, CA