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Elbow Grease 

A0+ PG13

Type:  Trad, Aid, 1 pitch, 160'
Original: A0+ PG13 [details]
FA: Bob Gray
New Route: Yes
Season: Fall and Spring, not recommended in Summer or Winter
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Submitted By: BobGray on Jan 17, 2012

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Aid solo first ascent


This route has yet to see a true first ascent, so for now it goes at A0. After the initial 5.9 start you move into the changing corners area and your first bolt. Follow 4 bolts (obvious crux) to another good crack system and continue up to the anchors. It's a little sandy higher up. The route DOES NOT continue past the anchors as I ran into very soft rock and couldn't get any bolts to tighten, even though you see one bolt DO NOT continue unless you accept the consequences or have your own drill. This route was put up Aid solo from the ground up. Can someone stronger than me get first ascent? Two ropes needed to rappel off the route. Probably could go free at 5.12-


Just around the corner from Legacy behind the detached tower.


Standard desert rack, plus 4 quick draws for the bolts

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Rock Climbing Photo: Elbow Grease starts just behind the leaning block/...
Elbow Grease starts just behind the leaning block/...
Rock Climbing Photo: Might go free at 5.12-?????
Might go free at 5.12-?????

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