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Forked Route 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 90'
Original:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Brett Hall and possibly Matt Pike
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Submitted By: corvegas on Jul 20, 2006

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Description 

Next route to the left of Cold Shut, Two options for last 4 bolts to the first anchors, left is considerd easier. Optional 2nd pitch on 1/4" bolts.

Protection 

9 bolts plus anchors


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By Erik Keever
Jul 19, 2015

As of 7/18/15, this route appears to have been further developed.

An anchor is visible floating in space near the lip of the Arch's roof and with binocs and a long zoom lens, I count 7 bolts leading to it across the ceiling (Presumably with a few more on the face leading back down to the second anchor).

So, does anyone know...
  • Anything about what the roof pitch? If it's even had an FA?
  • What the difficulty of the face extension is?
  • If the 1/4 inch deathtraps of the extension have been replaced?

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