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5.8 Route T 5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Bel-Loch Diner T,S 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Fact Check S 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Pub Rats T,S 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b
Romnesia S 5.10b/c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
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Under the Wire T 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c
Type: Trad, Sport, 75 ft
FA: Pete Davis
Page Views: 357 total, 7/month
Shared By: gimpmonkey on Aug 30, 2013
Admins: Edward Medina, Leo Paik, John McNamee, Frances Fierst, Monty, Monomaniac

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Description

This is a good new (maybe last?) addition to the Upper Tier. It has varied, interesting, well-protected climbing on mostly excellent rock. This had been toproped before by someone, but I doubt it has seen a lead as this would be very bold without the bolts I added, but if I am wrong my bad and please let me know!

Start as for Welcome to Ouray, but move left immediately to brown bolt. Continue up face (1st crux) to left-trending crack and flake systems. At 2nd ledge, clip a bolt on the right on the outside of the flake, then make an awkward move to the outside (2nd crux), then follow 2 more bolts up the outside corner being careful of hollow flakes on the right to 2 bolt lowering anchor.

Location

On the Upper Tier, this route shares the start of Welcome to Ouray but moves left immediately following brown bolts.

Protection

6 bolts, #0.75, #1, #2 Camalot, and 1 or 2 green Alien size cams will be plenty. It has a 2 bolt lowering anchor.

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