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Beardsley's Cabbage T 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c PG13
Double Bow Chimney T 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c PG13
Little Nubbin Route T 5.10- 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a A0
Type: Trad, Aid, 90 ft, 2 pitches
FA: Taylor Bond & Paul Bucher
Page Views: 438 total · 7/month
Shared By: paul bucher on Mar 16, 2013
Admins: slim, Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek Details

Description

pitch 1, crux is off the deck, pulling up out of the pod. continue nice fingers to a super fun lay around a block to a good stance. some tiny pro protects a couple of face/crack moves, then up left to the big ledge. gear belay. 50 feet. pitch 2, AO up the bolt ladder to the chains. one more bolt protects the moves to the top and summit register. 40 feet. down climb back to the chains. super fun climbing. great little summit.

Location

starts in an overhanging pod on the north east corner of the tower. single 70 from chains to the deck. hike to rap station in first wash down stream (right,looking at river) from Gold Bar Canyon and rap back to the train tracks.

Protection

standard desert rack to a #3 camalot; stoppers and aiders.

Photos

no fungus amongus in this toe, cleaning up nicely, fun route with tower finish. Apr 1, 2013

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