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Friend or Alien 

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

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 65'
Original:  YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
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Submitted By: dmPete on Oct 27, 2014

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The bolted arete here is Friend or Alien

Description 

Demanding, sustained, technical climbing for 2/3 of the route, including long reaches, dynamic movements and tricky balancing.

Attain a ledge, move right around a detached block, clip the bolt on the face above. The crux is the move that establishes you onto that face. Easier climbing to the anchor (along with a single gear placement) follows.

Location 

Right of "Mars," at the low point in the trail, just left of the arete.

Protection 

Quickdraws and one midsized cam near the top of the route. LOTS of glue on the holds up through the first half of this route.


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