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Breaking the Barrier 

YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.9+ French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: 1980
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Submitted By: Rob Davies UK on Oct 29, 2010

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An excellent pitch

Description 

Sustained climbing up a slabby wall that takes a steeper crack to finish. Follow intermittent cracks up the wall, heading slightly right.

Location 

This climb starts at the lowest point of the right-hand section of the cliff, up a quartz-streaked wall about 8' right of an obvious corner (Tension).

Protection 

Well protected by nuts and hexes, if you look around.


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