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Carpe Diem 

YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
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Submitted By: jt512 on Mar 30, 2007

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Climb easyish chossy-feeling rock past 2 bolts. Place a long draw or full-length runner on the 3rd bolt to reduce rope drag. Engaging 5.11 moves lead up an arete to an in-your-face bouldery crux at the last 4 bolts. Cop rests where you can, because the ending packs a punch.

The controversial 4-bolt extension, which increased the rating from soft 5.11d to stiff 5.12b, was added in 2001.


Starts near a small tree to the left of Wicked Chimney and, after face moves past 2 bolts, climbs the arete.


Bolts to cold-shut anchors.

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