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YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c PG13

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c PG13 [details]
FA: Ken Klis and Tom Slater, April 2005
New Route: Yes
Season: all
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Submitted By: Slater on Feb 13, 2006

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Mike working things out on TR before his redpoint ...


On the west face of the west block. Start with a cam and head up the bolts on thin edges. It is very steep and a pump for sure.


A medium cam and 4 bolts.

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By Jim Reynolds
Jan 19, 2012
rating: 5.10c/d 6b+ 21 VII+ 21 E3 5b

Fun route. A little soft for 5.11 i thought. I have no idea why anyone would call this route PG-13. There is a bolt ever six feet. Decent clip stances too.
By Chris Bersbach
From: Arroyo Grande, CA
Jan 13, 2013
rating: 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b

It felt a little PG13 because the cam I took up was too small for the seam, so I had to run it up the first bolt without pro, but I agree that, protected properly, it's plenty safe.
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Sep 12, 2015

Hmm...a 40 ft route, a cam and 4 bolts = protection every 8 ft, not 6 ft. At six feet we're talking about protection a body length apart, but eight feet is more than a body length and might make some folks nervous, plus add in the knucklehead factor...wrong size cam and you have a PG rating. Go figure??
By slim
Sep 13, 2015

ummm, wouldn't it be protection every 6.67 feet beavis?
By Sean P. Sullivan
From: Clovis, Ca
Feb 4, 2016

No PG rating if you plug red camalot in before the first bolt. Big holds and great stances getting to that cam and past it, remove the PG-13 rating in my opinion. After that it's really fun, crimpy, delicate moves past 4 bolts to a single bolt "anchor". There are some sparsely placed bolts up there, and rigging a TR is possible, but make sure your anchor hangs over the lip, the rock is really sharp on the edge. Hopefully a proper abhor with chains will appear someday because this line is super fun and the view is spectacular. Get that cover shot!!

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