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Direct Exposure 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch, 100'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b PG13 [details]
FA: John Knight & Ken Klis, 2008
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Submitted By: Chris Bersbach on May 22, 2013

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Description 

This route starts right of "Indecent Exposure" and connects to "Out of Hangars" and ends at the anchors above "Knee Surgery." The runout section is on easy (5.7/5.8) terrain above bolt 5 of "Out of Hangars." You can just barely TR this from the ground by using a directional on bolt 5 of "Out of Hangars." Be sure to have your belayer tie in to the end of the rope! Note: this climb is height-dependent (especially the opening move), Shorter climbers may grade it harder.

Location 

Right of Indecent Exposure.

Protection 

6 bolts, small gear, and one 4" cam for the big pocket above the first bolt.


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By Floyd Hayes
Aug 14, 2013
rating: 5.10a 6a 18 VI+ 18 E1 5a PG13

Fabulous climb! Felt like 5.10a to me but my shorter partners thought the reachy move above the first bolt was much harder (I'm 5'10"). Here is a video of the climb:

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