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Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

5.9, Trad, Alpine, 50 ft,  Avg: 2 from 1 vote
FA: Roy Suggett, Ryan Brenteson, and Phyllis Suggett
Utah > Jungle, on the… > Pangaea


This off width is fun! I know you do not often hear those words spoken, but here it is true! Perhaps it is the unique location, perhaps it is the length or quality of rock, but I think what gives this line the fun factor is the old-school liebacking needed for the first 20 feet (the crux), in any event, (I know I sound like a drug dealer) try it, you will like it!


Follow the trail past the "Stargate Tower" and past a small detached pillar composed of very dark colored welded tuff that is now being called the "Tower of Darkness." Head up a few loose steps of talus and and cut back sharply left or south into an improbable looking hole/chimney. Head into this formidable and dark place turning right and then left to reach a right facing dihedral containing the off width.


Bring one BD #1, one #3, three #4s and maybe one #5 which gets you to chains.

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Easy OW!
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Fun OW especially if you lieback!
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