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Gorpin Engulfin 

YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a PG13

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 45'
Original:  YDS: 5.11+ French: 7a Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII ZA: 24 British: E4 6a PG13 [details]
FA: Doug Reed, Eddie Begoon, Kris Kline
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Submitted By: nbrown on Jun 27, 2014

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Description 

A decent route if you're in the area. This route could use a little TLC. It's technically a little harder that Chromium Chain but not quite as pumpy. The gear is tricky, but just (barely) good enough -- although the old bolt really needs to be replaced. Slider nuts would probably protect the thin seam below the bolt better than the brass I used.

Climb the obvious left facing corner past thin gear and a bolt to a stance near the top at a good jug and a semi-hollow block. The gear (.5 camelot) in the block is probably fine but certainly gives pause to those last roofy moves -- which are luckily easier than they look.

Location 

Just to the right of Chromium Chain.

Protection 

light rack of cams to a 0.5 camelot. A few of the smaller slider nuts and some brass wires.


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