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Rock Climbing Photo: Luke coming up to Earth Orbit Ledge
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By Warren Harding's Ghost
From: Big Wall Purgatory
Sep 12, 2006
looks more like leaving earth orbit. But what do I know..I'm dead.
By Michael Schneiter
From: Glenwood Springs, CO
Sep 18, 2006
The photo is definitely the top (about 15-20 feet from the top) of the final pitch of Spaceshot, the one that starts from Earth Orbit. Twice I've groveled my way past that section with mixed free and aid. It's tough mentally to get out of the aiders there. Cool pic though.
By Dave West
From: Roanoke, VA
Apr 4, 2008
...and SURPRISE! The bush finally, and suddenly, blows out.
By Andy Laakmann
Site Landlord
From: Bend, OR
Apr 18, 2010
I spared the bush and placed a #3 camalot as a directional. We had brought a #5 or #6 wild country that was still on the EO ledge - I happily tagged it back up and made one more aid move. I'm a whimp.
By Greg Gavin
From: SLC, UT
Feb 15, 2014
The free move there is great! Probably no harder than 5.5 as you hand traverse that rail then throw a leg in the wideness.
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Luke coming up to Earth Orbit Ledge

Submitted By: Andrew Klein on Oct 20, 2003
On this route:
Spaceshot (5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b C2 )
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