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Fret Arête 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: James Garrett and Matt Washburn, 5 July 2012
New Route: Yes
Season: Summer
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Submitted By: James Garrett on Jul 12, 2012

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A little TR action.

Description 

Once you scramble to the base of the Frighten Wall, an obvious line appears that ascends a striking edge of beautiful alpine granite. Consider bringing mosquito repellant.

Pitch #1: Very technical initial moves climb the granite edge with unique footholds on the left and finger locks on the right. It steepens but nice overlaps allow a few dynamic moves to the two-bolt belay. 5.9+ or 10.a (?), 20m.

Location 

Rappel the route.

Protection 

6 QDs


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Rock Climbing Photo: It doesn't look like much, but is loads of fun.
It doesn't look like much, but is loads of fun.

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By Kyle Goupil
From: SLC, UT
Sep 4, 2015

Obvious crux 1/3 of the way through. Protected by a bolt. Thought it was about 10a
By James Garrett
Jun 28, 2016

Matthew Washburn RIP...we had fun putting up this route together that summer day.

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