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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 AND WET ROCK The sandstone around Moab is fragile and is very easily damaged when it is wet. 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?