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Back to the Feature 

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

   
Type:  Sport, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Andrew Roepke, Chan Kin Onn, Dr. Stephen T. Mougrabi
New Route: Yes
Page Views: 150
Submitted By: Andrew Roepke on Dec 7, 2015

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Chan working his way up to the roof on "Back ...

Description 

Angling up and left, work through a technical beginning to gain the first feature, work your way to the fixed fourth bolt and be sure to clip it on your way up, then head left to the fixed fifth bolt and pull a tough lock off/mantle move to gain the base of the roof, clip the fixed 6th bolt and pull the roof to gain the overhanging upper headwall. Cruise giant features and holds past one more bolt to the anchors. Varied movement with multiple cruxes.

Location 

This route tackles the middle of the face, right of the corner/dihedral route "Yahweh". Starts above a platform of rocks to keep you and your rope out of the water puddles.

Protection 

7 bolts (3 fixed). Bolt anchor. (65 ft.)


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Rock Climbing Photo: Spanky goin' Back to the Feature
Spanky goin' Back to the Feature
Rock Climbing Photo: Spanky pulling the lip.
Spanky pulling the lip.
Rock Climbing Photo: RIght side of Fern Gulley. "Back to the Featu...
BETA PHOTO: RIght side of Fern Gulley. "Back to the Featu...

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By Andrew Roepke
From: Kansas City, Missouri
Mar 9, 2016

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