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Blackstone 1 

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

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
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Submitted By: Justin Slagle on Jul 29, 2009  with updates from skye h

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Description 

A route on the far left side of the crag. You can start on the top of the block or start at the bottom of Blackstone 2. Rap bolts on top.

Protection 

Use 6 draws if you start from the ground; 5 if you start from the top of the block. Chains at the anchor.


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By Serge Smirnov
Aug 6, 2017

I recall this having a 5.9-ish move around the 2nd or 3rd bolt.
By a.blair
Aug 6, 2017

Serge,

Definitely a 5.9 feeling move if you go straight over the bulge where you're thinking, 5.7 of you shoot right of the bulge then traverse left.

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