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Alien T 
Chutes and Ladders S,TR 
Face The Fax T,TR 
Intern's Burn T 
Isogram T,TR 
Mr. Potato Head S 
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Raisin Bran T,TR 
Thieves Reprieve T,TR 
Unknown 5.7 T 

Alien 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a R

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a R [details]
FA: Drew Bedford, Pokey Amory, Jamie Cameron, Conrad Anker 1986
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Submitted By: Nathan Fisher on Jun 20, 2003

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Description 

This climbs the arete that arises out of the water.

Protection 

2 anchors atop. I top-roped so no beta on leading. Not a lot of pro though.


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By Nathan Fisher
Aug 14, 2006

Mocked this thing today, will lead it next time. 1 medium cam in a hole 10 feet off the ground, a brass a few feet higher, and sketchy blue zero Wild Country near the top. Don't fall.
By Mark Goodro
From: Puget Sound, Washington
Oct 23, 2009

I feel guilty claiming an onsight lead for this route - I protected it using the new Mr Potato Head bolts that are for the most part in easy reach from this route.
By cdec
From: SLC, UT
Sep 13, 2010

The route, as mentioned, now sports 5 closely spaced bolts. Still very fun. No longer even close to R.
By Sean Hansen
From: Midvale, UT
Jun 28, 2012

Great Route R it was more like X pretty much a tope rope route. The adition of the bolts makes it a great lead.
By Boissal
From: Small Lake, UT
Jul 2, 2012

And clipping those bolts means you haven't climbed said great route. Nice work.

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