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Great Expectations 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Sport, TR, 1 pitch, 40'
Original:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: R. Holzman, N. Morrel, B. D'Antonio
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Submitted By: Will L. on Apr 23, 2015

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Description 

Climb past two bolts to the crux at the third bolt.

Location 

first bolted route to the right of flamer

Protection 

3 bolts, possible gear placement after the third bolt


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By kenr
Jun 13, 2015
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b

The crux is roughly straight up from the 3rd (top) bolt. Even though the two-bolt anchor is well to the right (N) of the 3rd bolt.

Crux move is likely much harder for climbers much less tall than 5ft8inch with normal reach.

Location: Bolted line to the right of the tree stump which is about 4 feet right of a live tree. At least 10 feet left of the arete (with two bolts) and chimney.

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