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YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

Type:  Trad, 2 pitches, 110'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Christian & Jim Knight
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Submitted By: Christian Knight on May 7, 2008

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BETA PHOTO: 10 Edge-n-Scary 5.11a


P1 (5.8, 50') Starts in a mungy slot/corner a few feet left of Captured for Rapture. This pitch requires some medium-sized pieces of gear. After you pull the slightly overhanging slot you kind of get on a little fingerish crack on the north side and that takes you to a tiny ledge with an anchor (one chain, one hanger).

P2 (5.11a, 60') Move over a fun roof (crux) and continue up the now moderate face staying really close to the arete.


Starts up a short "dike" underneath the left side of the double roofs on the left of the Ed and Terry Wall.


P1 Medium gear, bolted anchor (one chain, one hanger).

P2 7 bolts, bolted anchor.

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By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
May 9, 2008

For the sheer position you end up in, this route warrants a fourth star! One of the coolest lines in the RC. I remember it was pretty simple for the grade but still solid. This route is one of the canyons "must-do's"!
By Sam Cannon
From: Salt Lake City, UT
Oct 2, 2014

P1 felt a bit tenuous to me...really fun movement but kinda crap gear with very suspect rock through the roof/corner. Bring 1 or 2 finger sized pieces for the upper portion going to the anchors.
By Kyle Hill
From: Denver, CO
Apr 26, 2017

anyone know if you can do this in just one pitch?

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