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Acute Face 

YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  TR
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Ben Ingman
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Bingman on Nov 9, 2007

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Description 

Sustained climbing that actually looks harder than it is - start in the Dihederal 6 feet to the left (South) of the Acute Corner. Tackle the bouldery dihederal and then don't pump out up the face.

Location 

Dihederal to the left (South) of the Acute Corner and to the right of the large Headbanger crack.

Protection 

toprope stuff (cams stoppers or hexes)


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By Jon Marek
From: Sioux Falls, SD
Nov 1, 2010
rating: 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c

Fun climbing. Bouldery start (crux), middle section has a series of fun powerful lock-offs on juggy holds and a beautiful bulge, the redpoint crux is the last 8 feet of technical slopers.

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