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Grand Delusion 

YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.12d French: 7c Ewbanks: 28 UIAA: IX ZA: 28 British: E6 6b [details]
FA: Chris Clifford
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Submitted By: Salamanizer suchoski on May 17, 2014

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BETA PHOTO: First (vertical) part of the route

Description 

Grand Delusion is a ridiculously thin and painful crack to a brutally sustained and sequential lieback. To finish the pitch, you make a sustained 5.10d traverse along a horizontal crack to a mantle just before the anchors.

Location 

An obvious vertical seam on an otherwise blank face between the West Chimney and Fat Merchants Crack.

Protection 

Cams, single .3 to .75. Draws


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