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Big GB 

M5

   
Type:  Sport, Mixed, 1 pitch, 50'
Original: M5 [details]
FA: Rob Griz
New Route: Yes
Season: Year round
Page Views: 367
Submitted By: Rob Griz on May 1, 2014

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Description 

A notch up in difficulty from its neighbor, this is East Vail's 2nd easiest drytool sport route. Follow the slab past 3 bolts and onto the upper face that appears overhanging (due to the void). Work the features in corners, seams, and pockets to a blunt arete. Turn the arete to the left on a sloping ledge, and finish up on the crack in the left-facing corner to the anchor. Super fun! When snow covers part of the slab, the grade increases considerably.

Protection 

5 bolts to a shared 2-bolt anchor.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Top chain anchors chopped from the ice.
Top chain anchors chopped from the ice.

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