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Cryptic 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
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Submitted By: saxfiend on Jul 5, 2010

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BETA PHOTO: 10a Lower leda

Description 

Short and sequency, this tough 10 definitely has its cryptic moments. Fortunately, the crux is well protected by the third bolt.

Starting at an orange wall below a prominent roof, edqe your way up the face past three bolts to anchors below the roof.

Location 

Near the left end of the Lower Leda cliff, just left of the corner crack climb Misunderstood.

Protection 

Three bolts, bolted anchors.


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By Brent Blevins
From: Chattanooga,Tennessee
Apr 27, 2016

One of my favorites at LL. It's all there for the taking but I had to red point it due to the funky sequence moving left over the bulge to the small horn before the third bolt. I'm rating it a 5.10b IMO.
By spellstrike
From: Duluth
Feb 19, 2017
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a

Second hangar is a spinner but the bolt still seems solid from light inspection. Used a text book yellow C4 #2 to back it up in a horizontal a few feet after it.

Stellar climb and was the only dry route nearby on this rainy morning.

Probably one of my favorite routes to date. Would repeat.

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