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

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.12b French: 7b Ewbanks: 26 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E5 6b [details]
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Submitted By: slim on Sep 10, 2013

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Coal is a really fun route that features fairly sustained climbing and no really show stopper cruxes.

Start up a face immediately right of the flake system on mostly good holds. I thought the crux was just above this with some balancy quick movement on good holds to a good horizontal break. Sustained climbing above takes you to the anchors.


When entering The Shaft, this route is on the left side, immediately after you step down through a little pinch point. The route climbs a face, immediately (climber's) right of a left-facing flake system.


Bolts, maybe 8 or so. Bring 10 and 2 anchor draws just in case.

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