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Balanced Climb T,TR 
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Gargoyle, The TR 
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Whamus T,TR 

Balanced Climb 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Bobrunning Running on Jul 23, 2011

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Description 

It is a nice face climb. There is no defined crux.

Location 

This route is located 5 feet right of Gargoyle. It is the smooth face climb between Gargoyle and Hitch Hike.

Protection 

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By AlanJ
From: Longmont, CO
Feb 15, 2013
rating: 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b PG13

I think this climb is neat. It hidden in the little pocked which is perfect to get away from the crowds. Great pro for rapping off a TR, a massive tree and a 10 foot sling that can be rapped around an attached boulder. Not very high at 40 ft but you can climb 4 routes with the top rope and the 5.7 being the hardest. Good place to take a beginner climber. Be sure to secure yourself before setting up the TR anchor because it gets a bit tight. The 40fter onto rocks will kill you without a doubt. If this route was vertical it would be a very hard route to climb.

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