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YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b

Type:  Trad, 105'
Original:  YDS: 5.12 French: 7b+ Ewbanks: 27 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 26 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: P. Kingsbury, Alf. spring '09
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: TomKingsbury on May 21, 2009

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Above the squeeze crux on the F.A. of 'Decreation'

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The route goes from a 24" crack down to 1/4" at the top. All sizes covered from squeeze to stacks down to tight fingers up high. The fingers is the crux, although exiting the squeeze is also hard.


a few systems right of 'pregnant woman grazing' and just left of 'Birth'


green alien through blue big bro. fixed pin protecting the exit from the squeeze. clip and lower up top.

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By TomKingsbury
May 21, 2009

The fixed pin was installed after two lead attempts with out it....

The gear is pretty much non-existent due to the flairing nature of the crack. A ground fall would pretty much be guaranteed if one botched the transition from the squeeze with out the pin.

By Ray Lovestead
From: Boulder, CO
Apr 11, 2017
rating: 5.12- 7a+ 25 VIII+ 25 E5 6a

Can be easily T/R'd by moving your rope from the top of Debirth. The bottom would be quite scary without some super big gear. Well done Pat.
By Patrick Kingsbury
Jul 21, 2017

^^^ top rope down grade? Haha. As far as i know only HK has repeated it. Psyched you got on it and liked it! I used a single blue tube before the pin.
By Andy Hansen
From: Longmont, Colorado
Jul 22, 2017

I have a mission; to only downgrade, on TR, Pat's routes. No Pat route is safe. The downgrading will be egregious and rampant.

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