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African Sun 

YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 120'
Original:  YDS: 5.8- French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 14 British: VS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Nate Flynn on Aug 16, 2013

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Description 

Walk around to the back of the tower from the roadside (against the cliffside 50 feet behind you) This amazing tower route climbs in 1 extended pitch or 1 pitch and a 2nd shorty to the top. Follow the obvious crack for the first 20 feet and move over a bulge above that following more cracks to a short dihedral (optional belay for rope drag) and follow up to summit. Enjoy the view!

Protection 

trad with cold shut anchors at the top on summit block.


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By Camster (Rhymes with Hamster)
Nov 27, 2016

Fun route. I did it during a safari press trip in 2006.

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