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Routes in Higher Education Ridge, East Face

Gold Standard, The S 5.12a 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a
Let It Go S 5.11b/c 6c+ 23 VIII- 24 E4 6a
Lycra Eater T 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b
Type: Sport, 55 ft
FA: J. Baldwin and Brian Cabe 10/30/2008
Page Views: 153 total, 29/month
Shared By: John Steiger on Jul 12, 2017 with updates
Admins: Andrew Gram, Perin Blanchard, grk10vq

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Description

This may not look like much from the ground, but the movement is engaging and pumpy, and the line is well-bolted and surprisingly steep. Let It Go is the best route on the east face of Higher Education ridge, IMO. Seven reddish painted bolts lead to anchors rigged for lowering. At the fourth bolt, continue straight up – there is another bolt left that appears to be the start of an easier variation.

Location

See Lycra Eater. This is the line of bolts left of the "cave."

Protection

Nine draws.

Photos

Brian in SLC
Sandy, Utah
Brian in SLC   Sandy, Utah
"Let It Go". FA Jeff Baldwin belayed by Brian Cabe. 30 October 2008. Aug 2, 2017