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Cardiac Arete 

YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b

Type:  Sport, Alpine, 4 pitches, 330', Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.10d French: 6b+ Ewbanks: 21 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 21 British: E3 5b [details]
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Submitted By: Dave Stimson on Aug 2, 2014

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2nd pitch


Follow the bolts on the SW arete for four pitches (max 100'). Beautiful climbing on clean quartzite! Climb the S face on gear to make a great day.


Fixed stations and entirely bolt protected. Bring 12-14 qd's. Rap with a single rope (you may need to clip the rappel rope back in on the 3rd rappel).

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Rock Climbing Photo: Last pitch. Amazing exposure.
Last pitch. Amazing exposure.

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By Ben Kunz
Aug 13, 2015

This route is heaps of fun and safely bolted! The exposure and quality of moves and rock is truly awesome.
By Kevin DB
Aug 1, 2016

Amazing route. Really one of the best sport multi-pitches around.

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