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Engine Room 

YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 150'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Dave Rone
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Dave Rone on Aug 15, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Engine Room topo.


Start up the right side of the arĂȘte until a lack of holds forces you to move to the left side (first crux). Continue on and enjoy easier terrain as you approach the big overhang. Pass the roof on the right, then climb the overhanging side-wall back left (2nd crux) until it is possible to pull onto the main wall. Continue on to the anchors.

Since you rappel the route, it's possible to break this route into two pitches, but it's a lot more fun doing it in one!


Continue past Bow Wave for about 5 minutes, the route will be obvious.

There are two rappel stations so only one 60m rope is required.


19 bolts to belay/rappel anchors. Three or four runners are recommended to reduce rope drag.

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