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Centipede 

YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b

   
Type:  Sport, 35'
Original:  YDS: 5.7 French: 5a Ewbanks: 15 UIAA: V+ ZA: 13 British: MVS 4b [details]
FA: Mark Wilson 1989
Season: year round
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Submitted By: Rick Shull on Dec 5, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: Helen Shull leading Centipede.

Description 

Centipede is a 3 bolt route that ascends the free-standing boulder at the north end of the beach. This is a well protected climb that is a great first time lead or just a fun seaside outing. This route is usually accessible at all but the highest tides.

Location 

Centipede is at the north end of Luffenholtz beach. Descend the access stairs and walk north 200 yards. continue past several formations on the right to a "notch". Walk 50 feet northwest to the rock.

Protection 

3 titanium glue-in bolts. 2 of the same on top.


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By foodgeek
May 27, 2009

Easy but really fun.
By millz
From: Canon CIty!
Dec 2, 2011

that last bolt is a tricky clip. and use long runners to extend the anchor over the lip if you have em