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Coronor 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 75'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Jerry Dodrill, Andy Cornelis
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Submitted By: Eric Berghorn on Feb 8, 2014

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Climber on Coronor

Description 

Starts with some lesser quality stone which improves as you move up the dihedral. Stemming and face moves protected by bolts. The crux is where the corner pinches off below a steep headwall. This route features very good movement, especially on the upper section. Despite the somewhat grim sounding route name the protection is good, and a call to the Coroner should in most cases not be necessary if taking on the lead of this route.

Location 

10-12 feet right of Hailstone Crack route. Shares anchor with Hailstone Arete

Protection 

7 Bolts to Bolted Anchor, Chains


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Rock Climbing Photo: Kurt Jenson visits The "Coroner"
Kurt Jenson visits The "Coroner"

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By Kibble
Oct 21, 2014

I actually thought the climbing on this was better than on the arete next to it! However, the exposure was not quite as exciting.
By Ari G
Oct 23, 2015
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

Rock quality is awful until you're above the second bolt... Lower part of this lead felt sketchy AF.

Higher up, the route is great. Fun stemming moves below lead to a mix of crimps and pulls higher up.
By Burlen
Aug 22, 2016
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

this felt like a 5.8 to me, fun climb though
By Ed Henicle
From: Santa Rosa, CA
Sep 2, 2016

Coronor and ETI have the same 10b crux move which can be side stepped with a move right, and a move back left making the routes about 5.9 - lead them all!

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