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Byzantine 

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 2 pitches
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: JSH on Aug 2, 2016

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Description 

Another high-quality Precipice route.

1. Make difficult, technical moves up the corner to the first block, then follow the cracks above to a two-bolt anchor.

2. We did not climb the second pitch -- if you have, hit the blue "Improve" button above.

Location 

A shallow right-facing corner ~20' right and downhill from the orange cracks of Gunklandia.

Protection 

The start can be protected by very small TCUs and a ballnut. Above, standard rack.

The rappel is a full 30m, so take care to be at the middle of your rope.


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By JSH
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Aug 2, 2016

It's pretty obvious, but: the first pitch is a full 30m and the hardest moves are off the ground, so take care of the follower appropriately.

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