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Urge to Merge

5.10a/b, Sport, 80 ft,  Avg: 2.9 from 14 votes
FA: Gary Anderson
California > San Diego > S SD > El Cajon Mountain > Wedge > Left Wall
Access Issue: Current San Diego County Advisories Details


Follow the right slanting white grove, gain the ledge, make a few face moves working right step over bulge, up left towards anchors.

Anchors shared with Cause For the Pause.


Left Wall. Look for the right slanting white grove.



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Lou Cerutti
Carlsbad, California
[Hide Comment] FA by Gary Anderson. Prob bolted on lead. ;) Dec 5, 2015
Jason Kim
Encinitas, CA
[Hide Comment] Fun and worth doing, feels pretty stiff for 10a IMO Feb 6, 2017
Alex Miele
San Diego, CA
[Hide Comment] Did this route yesterday, found the climbing to be very engaging and fun! +1 for bolted on lead...slightly heady Apr 22, 2018
Oceanside, CA
[Hide Comment] I too think it feels stiff for a 10a Jan 2, 2019