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Ambrosia T 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c
Type: Trad, 525 ft, 5 pitches
FA: P&D Corbett, J. Addison, J. Stamp, T. Ehlers
Page Views: 110 total, 13/month
Shared By: Kevin Mcbride on Mar 28, 2017
Admins: Kate Lynn

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Description

Pitch 1: zig zag up the bolt protected slab, belay at bolted anchor. 30m, 5.8.

Pitch 2: continue up a bolt protected large, shallow dish feature, aim for the bolted anchor on the steep wall above. Belay at bolted anchor. 20m, 5.6.

Pitch 3: traverse left gaining a short crack, head up the crack and continue up the slab to the bolted anchor. 25m, 5.7.

Pitch 4: climb the long, thin, flake until you reach a bolted anchor. 30m, 5.4.

Pitch 5: climb up a bolt protected shallow groove to a bolted anchor. 15m, 5.5

Rappel to descend.

Gear

Gear to 1", doubles of finger size can be useful. 1x 60m rope

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Cqh
  5.7+ PG13
Cqh  
  5.7+ PG13
This route is classic easy slab climbing. The bolts and gear placement is there when you need it but there are long stretches of unprotected easy terrain between bolts. Don't let that scare you though. This route is fun! Jun 4, 2017