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Escape Velocity S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
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Subdivisions S 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a
Type: Sport, 40 ft
FA: M. Tupper, E. Tupper
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Shared By: Jeremy Steck on Jan 18, 2015
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Cool looking features lead to a roof. Pulling this roof is quite hard! The rock quality under the roof is not as good as most of the other stuff at Black Rocks.


The second bolted line you will find at this section of the cliff.


5 bolts


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Verdi, NV
Lurker   Verdi, NV  
The roof pull was baffling and seemed a bit contrived. Dec 31, 2017

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