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Blue Nile 

YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, Alpine, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.9- French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 16 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Scott Carson & Andy Ross
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: apross on Jul 30, 2013

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Blue Nile. Starts just right of chimney.

Description 

Nice warm up on good rock.

Location 

This is the last route to the north at the Jungle.
Go down the rope/gully and walk about 200ft past Togo Tower. Starts just right of MOTM and chimney.

Protection 

Bolts. 1" to 2" cams for the top.


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Rock Climbing Photo: Blue Nile right. Mountains of the Moon left.
BETA PHOTO: Blue Nile right. Mountains of the Moon left.

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By Stan Pitcher
From: SLC, UT
Aug 25, 2014

Nice warm-up. Didn't find a use for a cams that big - used a .5 and .75 camalot.
By Roy Suggett
Jul 5, 2015

We finally got to this one. Well done Scott and Andy.

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