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Desert Eclipse  

YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 3 pitches, Grade II
Original:  YDS: 5.10 French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Josh Gross, Noah Bigwood
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Josh Gross on Feb 20, 2014

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Desert Eclipse

RAIN, WET ROCK and RAPTOR CLOSURES: The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. Also please ask and be aware of Raptor Closures in areas such as CAT WALL and RESERVOIR WALL in Indian Creek MORE INFO >>>

Description 

This route is for the desert rat out there. The first 2 pitchs are blue collar chimney and ow climbing with sand, and occasional loose rock to keep it interesting ! There is amazing 4th pitch waiting to be added by a motivated team (needs bolts).

Location 

Around mile marker 13 . West of Castle Valley turn off , on the south side of the road. Huge left facing white and black calcite corner system !

Protection 

Standard desert rack to 5"
2- 60 meter ropes


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By A. Roberts
From: Boulder, CO
Feb 4, 2015

What year was this first climbed?

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