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5.11 Crack T 
Clam Shell TR 
Cold Finger S 
Colonial Rule T 
Drop Zone S,TR 
E.O. Friction S 
E.O. Lieback T 
Easy Overhang Traverse T 
Fall Wall (*the route) T 
Fear and Loathing T 
Guilty Fingers S,TR 
Gunga Din S 
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Mickey Mantle S 
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Sport S 
Upper Fall Wall Route T 

Colonial Rule 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Karl Mueller, 1986
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Submitted By: morkel on Oct 5, 2008

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This is a short, reach-dependent, leftward traverse under a roof. It is fingers size.


From the anchors atop the 5.11 crack, continue the lead out, and under the obvious roof. Protect the second and belay at Upper Fall Wall Route anchors. Choose a second pitch from there.


#0.5 Camalot; half driven Lost Arrow; small, medium cams to protect second (important).

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By Tom Kelley
Aug 13, 2012
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- 24 E4 6a

The route is a really a boulder problem but with really fun position. Even given it is a one-move wonder, I think it is fairly hard 5.11, but I am also fairly short.

Also, it is a good idea to back up the pin with a small cam. You'll be in for a spectacular, bouncing tumble if you fall and the pin pulls. And as stated in the description, be kind to your second: reach back and place some a small cam after pulling the crux.

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