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YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.11a French: 6c Ewbanks: 22 UIAA: VII+ ZA: 22 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Glenn Ritter / Joi Matsukawa May, 2017
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: Glenn Ritter on May 8, 2017

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Description 

Sure, its short, but Gordon climbs really fun and is a worthy route whether it be a warm up before headed up canyon or a less intimidating project for the aspiring 5.11 leader. This route and the one to the right are named after Gordon and Mindy - fixtures of SLC climbing achievement and often seen in Maple Canyon. Begins on some big & easy cobbles down & left of the first bolt and stays relatively sustained to the chains.

Location 

Locate the "normal" non-glue in 1st bolt in a large cobble. The other bolts on the route are glue ins. Shorter, but steeper than the routes to the left.

Protection 

5 bolts, chains with steel biners


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