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Abel 62 

YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.11 French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E4 5c [details]
FA: John Halupowski and Ben Miller 9/16/15
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: John Halupowski on Sep 27, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Starting the crux


The centerpiece of the cliff. It's a great climb that will keep you thinking. Climb past the first 3 bolts at around 5.9. The next 3 bolts protect the sustained crux, up a thin vertical seam. Finish the crux and go right to a small ramp (bomber medium wire). Continue up then left to the moderate exit cracks which take great pro.


6 bolts and a few small/medium wires and cams. Trees for the top anchor.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Ben Miller just past the crux's 6th bolt
BETA PHOTO: Ben Miller just past the crux's 6th bolt

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By b miller
From: Jackson, NH
Nov 13, 2015
rating: 5.11 6c+ 23 VIII- 23 E4 5c

Well done John Ski!!
By pinskey
From: bethlehem NH
Jun 8, 2016
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

Really good route...super fun!! Are you guys thinking of putting a two bolt anchor in at all?
By John Halupowski
From: Intervale, N.H.
Jun 8, 2016

Glad you enjoyed the route. It's a gem.
For the time being we decided against bolt top anchors. There are plenty of trees.

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