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Gates of Eden 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R

   
Type:  Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b R [details]
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Submitted By: afemery on Jul 23, 2017

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  • Description 

    There are a few ways to start the climb, all which have their challenges. The direct way is straight up a funky crack, puling over a slight bulge onto a ramp. The ramp ends at the left side of a roof. I found the crux to be the traverse under the roof to it's right side, where you gain some sweet flakes up a left leaning thin ramp to a two bolt anchor. The climb is steeper than it looks! Expect a good pump if you don't use the rests.

    Location 

    Just right of A Minor, before the leaning flake.

    Protection 

    Though it can be climbed on gear, most will top rope the route as placements look scant.


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