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Forsaken 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Darren Knezek
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Submitted By: Christian "crisco" Burrell on Sep 1, 2007

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Perin resting up for the push to the chains.

Description 

Just a FUN route!!! A perfect gym climbers route. I can't understand why more people don't try it. Really good holds/moves all the way to the last bit. It seems that you can chose to go right or stay left in the crack and crimpers.
No obvious crux, just a long line of good holds on a slightly overhanging wall. Don't just absently follow the crack the whole way.

Location 

The long crack feature right of center leading from a steep ramp.

Protection 

8 bolts, ring anchors.


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Rock Climbing Photo: I had to post this so John's wife would know how l...
I had to post this so John's wife would know how l...
Rock Climbing Photo: Tristan in a neat rest position. He made a great a...
Tristan in a neat rest position. He made a great a...
Rock Climbing Photo: Now he is in the right sequence. As neat as this l...
Now he is in the right sequence. As neat as this l...
Rock Climbing Photo: John looking in great control...too bad it's with ...
John looking in great control...too bad it's with ...
Rock Climbing Photo: John Bitter heading up the easy starting slab
John Bitter heading up the easy starting slab
Rock Climbing Photo: Me on Forsaken. (Photo by Jon Bitter)
Me on Forsaken. (Photo by Jon Bitter)

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By Tristan Higbee
From: Ogden, UT
Jun 8, 2010
rating: 5.11b 6c 23 VIII- 23 E3 5c

Got pumped out of my brains and fell after clipping the last bolt. Cool route with some crappy approach climbing before the first bolt. The route is super sustained with no real technical crux--just gotta hold on and keep going!