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Downward Spiral 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Tyler Phillips Luke Douglas & Jon Starr 06'
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: TylerPhillips on Oct 10, 2008

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Description 

This is route is one big crux. It involves body tension, long reaches and slab work to make it to the top. Overhanging granite is fun so I really like this one.

Location 

Start to the left of Skinny Puppy near the arete.

(see ?topo?)

Protection 

QD's


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By Luke Douglas
Oct 12, 2008

This climb is sick. I felt like I was going to pop off the wall the entire 50'. The moves are super rewarding and make this climb feel about twice as long.
By Rob Duncan
From: Salt Lake City
Aug 18, 2010
rating: 5.11+ 7a 24 VIII 24 E4 6a

Luke, agreed. a bit short, but sure packs an interesting punch. get yer sporto action on!

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