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Crossly, Slits, and Gash T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Lightning Wind T,S 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c
Tunnel Of Love T,S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Wind Tunnel T 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b
Type: Trad, Sport, 300 ft, 3 pitches, Grade II
FA: Steve Habovstack and James Garrett 2003
Page Views: 757 total, 11/month
Shared By: Blake Summers on May 18, 2012
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

Pitch 1: Climb pitch 1 of Lightning Wind.5.9, 30m.
Pitch 2: Clip first bolt of Pitch 2 Lightning Wind then traverse right into tunnel. Mostly bolts for protection to two bolt belay. 10a, 30m.
Pitch 3: Continue straight up right facing corner to arete, all bolts for protection to two bolt belay atop diamonds. 10b, 30m.

Location

Starts on the first pitch of Lightning Wind.

Rappel Lightning Wind

Protection

QDs, set o cams and nuts

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Aaron S
  5.9
Aaron S  
  5.9
The chimney has a bit too much sharp rock and bird poop to be a good spot for "stealthy hanky-panky" in my opinion, but your tastes may differ. However the climbing is fun and extremely well protected. Mar 16, 2015
Boissal
Small Lake, UT
Boissal   Small Lake, UT
I was gonna say, that makes you the second JimmyG guzzler out there. Settle down, the book can sell itself. May 18, 2012
user id
Ogden, Utah
user id   Ogden, Utah
Wholly product placement stroke n' spray! May 18, 2012
Blake Summers
Park City, Utah
 
Blake Summers   Park City, Utah
 
Utah's West Desert by James Garret has a great and very alluring description for this climb,incredible guidebook. May 18, 2012